Details Sought After Man Found Dead On Sidewalk

Posted at 2:49 PM, Aug 28, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-28 22:02:02-04

An investigation has gotten underway after a man was found dead on a sidewalk.

Authorities said the fatal shooting happened near the intersection of 11th Avenue North and Cockrill Street.

According to reports, someone passing by found the victim, later identified as 24-year-old Victor C. Connor, lying on the sidewalk around 5:30 a.m. Sunday and called police.

Reports stated Connor did not have identification on him, but officials were able to identity him through his fingerprints.

Those in the area said they recalled hearing what sounded like gunshots between midnight and 12:30 a.m. Sunday.

Officials said they're working to figure out where Connor was and who he was with Saturday night through the early morning hours on Sunday.

Anyone with information on this murder or Connor's prior whereabouts has been urged to call North Precinct Investigations at 615-862-7901 or Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.