NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. (AP) — Police in North Las Vegas are investigating after the body of a missing man was found in a parking lot.

Authorities say a relative of a 24-year-old man who had been reported missing called police after finding a vehicle associated with the case Thursday night.

Officers responded to the business parking lot and located the body inside the vehicle.

According to investigators, the man had been dead for some time and they are treating his death as suspicious.

Police did not identify the man or say how long he had been missing.

His body has been turned over to a coroner who will determine the cause of death.

Police are urging anyone with information to come forward.

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