Metro police confirmed a young man was found dead in north Nashville near Pearl-Cohn High School early Saturday morning.

Police say 20-year-old Charlie Brown Jr. was found at 8 a.m. lying in the grass near 26th Avenue North and Alameda Street with a head injury consistent with a gunshot wound.

The motive for his murder is not clear at this time.

Police say they have no indication that suggests this incident is related to a shooting near Pearl-Cohn High School on Feb. 9.

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