Correction officer found dead on Greenwich Village street

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 04:55PM
The 33-year-old man was discovered unconscious and unresponsive Wednesday morning.


GREENWICH VILLAGE, Manhattan - An off-duty correction officer was found dead on the street outside of an apartment building in Greenwich Village.

Police say the 33-year-old man was discovered unconscious and unresponsive on Christopher Street at around 2:15 a.m. Wednesday.

The Medical Examiner says the victim had bruises on his head, but a cause of death has not yet been determined.

Investigators are looking into whether the man hit his head in a fall while leaving a neighborhood bar.
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