Body found near Sahara Avenue

A man's body was found Sunday afternoon at a homeless encampment near Sahara Avenue and Sandhill Road, Las Vegas police said.

The identity of the deceased man was not released.

Lt. Jack Clements said the body was found about 3:41 p.m. The death appeared to be of natural causes.

"As of right now, there are no signs of foul play," Clements said.

The Clark County coroner's office will determine the man's cause and manner of death.

Contact reporter Antonio Planas at or 702-383-4638.