Philadelphia police investigate suspicious death in Somerton

Philadelphia police are investigating what they say is a suspicious death in Somerton.

According to authorities, a 22-year-old male was found in the rear of a property near a shed on the 500 block of Byberry Road March 11 a little after 1:15 p.m.

Police say the man was found by a family member and he appeared to have severe head injuries.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing, authorities say.