Police in Providence, Rhode Island, are investigating a homicide of a man whose body was found in a vacant lot on Memorial Day.
Necn affiliate WJAR reports that family members on the scene off Plainfield Street have identified the victim as Luis Arturo Padilla.
Police say a man's body was found Monday morning by a patrolling offficer, who saw a pool of blood and then the body behind a parked vehicle.
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Officials are not saying how he died but say the body was not there for long.