Police are searching for answers after a man was shot dead on Falcon Street in East Boston early Sunday morning.

The victim, who has not been identified, was found suffering from gunshot wounds around 1:30 a.m. in the area of 144 Falcon St. near East Boston High School, according to a police report.

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Police had not yet released the victim's name or age by early afternoon on Sunday.

The department has asked anyone with information to contact them via their anonymous tip line at 1-800-494-TIPS or by texting the word “tip” to CRIME (27463).