Man found beaten to death, bound in the Bronx

November 11, 2011 10:52:06 AM PST
Police in Bronx are looking for a gang that killed a man with his hands tied behind his back.

It happened around 10:45 Thursday night outside a Bronx Boulevard apartment building.

According to investigators, a witness told arriving officers that a group of men beat the victim, forced him into an auto and fled the scene.

A little over an hour later, police say they found the 44-year-old man with his hands bound behind his back outside St. Raymond's Cemetery at Ellison Avenue and Waterbury Street.

He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The medical examiner must determine the cause of death.

His name has not been released.

No arrests have been made.