Mesa police find body of a dead man in a hotel parking lot
Oct. 20, 2017
MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Police in Mesa have identified a man found dead in a hotel parking lot in Mesa.
They say officers responded to the Ramada Inn for a welfare check early Thursday.
When officers arrived on the scene, they found a man dead in the parking lot.
Police say he's been identified as 32-year-old Austin Parton.
They didn't immediately release any information on how Parton may have died.
Detectives are treating the scene as a suspicious case and a possible homicide.