Man found bleeding to death in Colorado Springs alley behind bar

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Authorities are investigating after a man was found bleeding to death in a Colorado Springs alley near downtown.

Police said  the 55-year-old man, whose name has not been released, was found unconscious behind Benny's Restaurant and Lounge, 517 W. Colorado Ave.,  just before 7 p.m. Saturday. He was pronounced dead at a hospital about 20 minutes later.

Investigators said the man's injuries were "undetermined."

Police say the death is "suspicious," but they did not release any other details and are awaiting an autopsy to determine why the man died.  He has not been identified.

If you have any information about this case, call the Colorado Springs Police Department at 719-444-7000. If you prefer to remain anonymous, you can call Crime Stoppers at 719-634-STOP (7867).

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