"Mysterious" Hayward death investigated as homicide

September 16, 2012 6:31:09 PM PDT
Hayward police are investigating a "mysterious" death as a possible homicide.

Investigators say a man died after suffering from some type of head trauma. He was found on Whitman Street near Sycamore Avenue around 5 a.m. Sunday morning.

Officers spent much of the day at the scene searching for clues. They'll only say the victim is a man in his 50s and is possibly a transient from the area.