Police: Man, 21, found dead near Vancouver mall; death ruled suspicious

VANCOUVER, Wash. – Police are investigating a man’s suspicious death in Vancouver Tuesday morning.

Vancouver Police spokeswoman Kim Kapp said officers responded to to report of a man who was not breathing at Vancouver Mall Drive and N.E. 77th Avenue around 3 a.m.

Police found Craig C. Moritz, 21, dead at the scene.

Kapp told KATU that investigators are working to determine how Moritz died. Police are calling his death suspicious.

The Vancouver Police Major Crimes Team is investigating the death. The medical examiner will likely perform an autopsy Wednesday.

This story will be updated when more information becomes available.