Pittsburgh Police from Zone 5 were called to the 5400 block of Centre Avenue for a male found unresponsive just before 9 a.m.
When they arrived on scene they found a deceased adult male inside a sleeping bag in a covered, open-air portico of a church.The male was discovered by a maintenance worker who tried unsuccessfully to wake him and called police.
The male was in his late 30's.
The cause and manner of death will be determined by the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office.
The investigation continues.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.