CLEVELAND -- Authorities have identified the deceased man found hanging by his pant leg from a fence about 11 a.m. Thursday in the 1100 block of East 71st Street.

The Medical Examiner confirms the man was Jessie McGraw, 68, of Cleveland.

Police on patrol saw an elderly man hanging by his pant leg from a fence and stopped to help him. The man, later identified as McGraw, was not breathing so EMS was called and pronounced him dead.

The Cleveland Police Homicide Unit is still investigating to determine if there are any signs of violence.

The Medical Examiner has not announced cause of death at this time.

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