Esteban Flores with the Mesa Police Department says police were called to an apartment complex near Broadway Road and Alma School Road just after 6:00 a.m.
Once on scene, police discovered an African American man in his late 20's who had been in some type of altercation, Flores said.
he victim was found just outside of his apartment and he was bleeding, according to Flores.
Paramedics transported the man to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Homicide detectives are now on scene trying to determine what led to the altercation and who might have injured the victim.
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