Police were called by the ambulance service to Evington Road just after 7am this morning following a report of a man in his 40s found unconscious outside a shop.
Officers attended the scene where the man subsequently died.
Enquiries into the circumstances surrounding his unexplained death are in the very early stages. .
A cordon put in place in the immediate area to allow for a forensic examination of the scene has now been removed.
Source:: Leicestershire Police News