SAN FRANCISCO -- A man whose death on May 16 at a Marina District hotel is being considered suspicious has been identified by the San Francisco medical examiner's office as 45-year-old Jaisingh Pawar.

Authorities had responded shortly before 4:30 a.m. to 1501 Lombard St., the location of the Francisco Bay Inn, on a report of an unconscious man, fire officials said.

Medics pronounced the man later identified as Pawar dead at the scene and notified police that the case was a possible assault, fire officials said.

Medical examiner's investigators also responded and deemed the death suspicious, prompting the Police Department's homicide detail to take over the investigation, police said.

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