SAN JOSE -- A man in his 40s was found gravely injured along Monterey Road near The Plant shopping center Tuesday morning in what quickly became San Jose's 12th homicide of the year, according to the San Jose Police Department.

Officers were called just after 8 a.m. to the 1900 block of Monterey Road after someone found a man on the street. Minutes later, emergency personnel pronounced him dead at the scene.

Police said the victim was alone, and there was no immediate indication that any weapons were involved in the slaying. Further details were not immediately available.

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