Police said just after 9 am Cpl Camacho, PC Ransome and PC Jaghoo responded to a report of a body seen at the car park and on arrival observed the body of a male of African descent, lying on his stomach in a grassy area off the car park.

The dead man was later identified as Omari Alexander also known as Soul, 23, of Pinewood Drive Carapo.

Officers also observed a short distance away, a grey Nissan B14 which appeared to be abandoned.

The scene was processed by homicide CSI and visited by ASP Williams, Insp, Ramharack, Insp Ward, Insp Park and several other officers.

The District Medical Officer visited the scene and pronounced the man dead.

WPC Therule of the Homicide Region 2 is continuing enquiries.