POLICE are investigating the death of a man whose body was found last night in Marbella.
The victim was apparently riding a motorbike when he was shot in the head.
The incident occurred in the Lomas de Rio Verde neighbourhood. According to police sources, a deliveryman discovered the body on the road leading to an aparthotel.
Emergency services were alerted at 10.15pm last night, and police confirmed that this was a violent death before the body was removed.
Forensic officers continued to work at the scene, but have not yet disclosed further details on the deceased or circumstances surrounding his death.
This is the second violent death investigated in Marbella in the last two months. In January the police found the charred corpse of a man inside a vehicle in Las Dunas de Cabopino.