Man found dead inside north Phoenix dumpster, information sought

Posted at 5:36 PM, Apr 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-05-01 01:02:08-04

Police are reaching out to the public for information after a man was found dead inside a north Phoenix dumpster Monday morning. 

Around 4:15 a.m. officers responded to the area of 23rd and Peoria avenues after they received reports of a strong odor. 

As officers got on scene, they discovered a man dead inside the dumpster. 

The victim has not been identified at this time. 

Police say that foul play is suspected and the case is an open homicide investigation.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to Silent Witness at 480-WITNESS, you can remain anonymous.