By CBS13 Staff

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Police are investigating after a man was found dead in a South Sacramento neighborhood Friday evening.

Sacramento police say they received reports of a man down in the street on La Pera Court around 6:30 p.m. Responding officers found an adult male dead at the scene. Investigators said the victim appeared to be the victim of an assault.

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Homicide detectives responded to the scene and are investigating the incident.

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The man has not been identified.

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Police did not release any more information about the homicide.