Police in Westport are investigating the death of a man whose body was found earlier today on Patrick Road.

A local man is said to have found the body of the African American male, who was only wearing a white tank top and blue jeans, while jogging.

The jogger, and a motorist, whom he flagged down, tried to resuscitate the unresponsive victim by administering CPR until paramedics arrived.

The victim, who has not been publicly named, was transported to Norwalk Hospital, where he was pronounced dead around 10:00 a.m.

Police are investigating the incident as a “suspicious death.”