Man dies after being found inside bathroom of bar near Faneuil Hall

boston bell in hand tavern bar
The Bell in Hand Tavern.
Credit: Courtney Sacco/Metro

A 30-year-old man was found unconscious inside the bathroom of a bar near Faneuil Hall just after closing time early Wednesday morning and was later pronounced dead. 

Detectives are conducting a death investigation at the Bell in Hand Tavern, Boston police said.

Officers were called to the bar at 45 Union St. just before 2:30 a.m. for a report of an unconscious person. The unidentified man was found inside the bathroom and was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

A woman who answered the phone at the bar Wednesday afternoon said there was no manager around.

Anyone with information can call 617-343-4248.

Follow Michael Naughton on Twitter @metrobosmike.


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