A man's body was found Monday afternoon, July 20 behind a storefront on Main Street in Buzzards Bay.

Bourne police and firefighters responded to the scene behind The Liquor Barn around 3 PM on Monday, July 20. Witnesses said several ambulances and several more police cruisers were at the scene.

Bourne Police Chief Dennis R. Woodside confirmed that a body was found behind the building, and that it was an unattended death.

Chief Woodside described the victim as a homeless male. The chief added that circumstances about the death were not questionable.

“It’s being investigated,” he said, “but it does not appear suspicious at this time.”

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