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Man found dead outside of Spring Park inn

Jacksonville police say no foul play suspected

Death investigation at the Emerson Inn
Death investigation at the Emerson Inn

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A man's body was found outside a motel in the Spring Park neighborhood.

Officers with the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the intersection of Philips Highway and Emerson Street around 3 a.m. Tuesday. When they arrived, they found a man's body on the ground outside of the Emerson Inn.

Investigators said no signs of foul play were found.

They have not released his identity and are working to determine if he was a guest at the inn. 


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