Man dies after being found unconscious in bathroom of bar near City Hall

A 30-year-old man has died after being found unconscious early this morning in a bathroom at the Bell in Hand Bar & Restaurant near City Hall, police said.

The man was found at around 2:28 a.m. at the bar on Union Street, which is in a busy area just down the street from the Faneuil Hall Marketplace. He was transported to Massachusetts General Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, police said.

A person answering the phone at the bar this afternoon said the manager was not available for comment. The bar’s website says it hosts karaoke Tuesday evenings.

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Police are asking anyone with information to call detectives at 617-343-4248.

Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1-800-494-TIPS (8477) or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463).

No further information was immediately available.