LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Louisville Metro Police are investigating after a body was found downtown on Tuesday morning.

Police say around 10 a.m., LMPD officers responded to a call about a body in the 600 block of East Washington Street, near North Hancock and East Main Streets.

Authorities say officers found a male who had suffered some form of trauma. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the precise cause of death.

This story will be updated as more details become available.

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