UPDATE (March 27): Police now believe that Donald Wayne Richards died as a result of being struck by a vehicle and the investigation is now being handled by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team.
Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.
Police have identified the man found deceased at Deboy Avenue and North Point Road March 5 as 44-year-old Donald Wayne Richards of the 1900 block of Dineen Road in Dundalk.
The autopsy was inconclusive. The medical examiner is waiting on toxicology test results which may take some time.
Original release (March 6):
The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating the death of man found Wednesday evening, lying along the roadway in North Point.
At approximately 7:38 p.m., police were dispatched for a man lying unconscious in the roadway at Deboy Avenue and Old North Point Road. The investigation revealed that the unidentified male subject was deceased and was suffering from trauma to his head. Crash Team and Homicide investigators were summoned to the scene. The investigation is being handled by the Homicide Unit. The facts surrounding the death of the man are unclear at this time.
The victim's body will be transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner, where an autopsy will be conducted. Anyone with information is being asked to call Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020.
No additional details are available at this time.