Broward County

Police: Man found dead in Fort Lauderdale yard

A 67-year-old man was found dead — lying in a yard in Fort Lauderdale — early Monday morning, according to police.

The man, who has not been identified but was a resident of Fort Lauderdale, was found before 5 a.m. Monday in the 1300 block of Northeast Third Avenue.

Police said a call came in reporting that there was a dead man in the yard.

No further details were available Monday.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Jason Wood at 954-828-5344, Sgt. Steve Novak at 954-828-5556 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-8477 (TIPS).

Carli Teproff: 305-376-3587, @CTeproff