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Man's body found near McKeesport garage

| Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013, 4:26 a.m.
Cindy Shegan Keeley | Daily News
McKeesport police scour the walkway behind the Sixth Avenue parking garage, where the body of a 54-year-old man was found Wednesday morning.
Cindy Shegan Keeley | Daily News
First responders comb the walkway behind the Sixth Avenue parking garage, where the body of a 54-year-old man was found on Wednesday.
Cindy Shegan Keeley | Daily News
The body of a 54-year-old man was found behind the Sixth Avenue garage on Wednesday.

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a McKeesport man whose body was discovered on Wednesday morning behind a city parking garage.

William Bouvy, 54, was found face down on the pavement between the Sixth Avenue garage and a commercial building in the 200 block of Fifth Avenue.

First responders declared him dead at the scene.

McKeesport and Allegheny County police and the county Medical Examiner's office were called.

McKeesport police Capt. Tim Hanna said investigators are treating the death as a suspicious incident but they do not believe it was the result of criminal activity.

The medical examiner is expected to perform an autopsy on Thursday.

Eric Slagle is a staff writer for Trib Total Media. He can be reached at 412-664-9161, ext. 1966, or eslagle@tribweb.com.