Anne Arundel County homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man they found dead alongside a Laurel roadway early Friday morning.
Officers arriving at the 3300 block of Cranberry South about 5:30 a.m. found Roy Jackson, 41, of Laurel. Fire department personnel pronounced him dead at the scene. He had suffered apparent head trauma, according to a police news release.
Jackson has been taken to the chief medical examiner's office in Baltimore for an autopsy. Police are calling the death "suspicious," the news release said.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Detective Norval Cooper at 410-222-3453 or the Anne Arundel County Police Department at 410-222-8610.
You can also contact Crime Stoppers by calling 1-866-7LOCKUP or texting "MCS" and a message to CRIMES (274637).
-- David P Marino-Nachison