Police in Saskatoon have released the name of a man found dead in an alley in the City Park neighourhood.

Kelly Brian Diehl, 29, was found late in the evening on Aug. 29, in the west alley behind the Birchwood Apartments at 528 4th Avenue N., not far from City Hospital.

According to police, witnesses called 911 to say a man was being assaulted in the alley.

Witnesses also reported that two suspects were seen running away from the area.

Police and ambulance crews were dispatched but the victim had died at the scene.

Police said Tuesday that their investigation was ongoing.