Homeless man found beaten to death in Nashville, police seek information

(Metro Police)

Metro Police are trying to gather information after a homeless man was found beaten to death in Nashville.

Alvester Merriweather, 53, was found in a parking lot at #5 Layfayette Street.

Police were flagged down by people about 7:50 a.m., concerning a man down. Merriweather was found dead on the scene.

The victim was last seen alive at about 2 a.m.or 3 a.m. Friday morning. He was working out of a temporary staffing agency on Layfayette Street.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 615-742-7463.

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