A corpse was lying under the Berlin TV tower on Alexanderplatz on Friday morning. The police believe that the man was the victim of a violent crime.
Berlin – Employees of the Berlin city cleaning department discovered a body under the television tower on Alexanderplatz on Friday morning. The dead man was found in the area between stairs and water features, said a police spokesman in the morning.
His injuries indicated a homicide. Therefore, the body should be autopsied. In the afternoon it was said that the autopsy was still going on.
A homicide squad investigated the cordoned off site. This also included securing evidence. The police spokesman did not want to say anything about the identity of the man or the nature of his injuries due to the ongoing investigation. dpa