NEW ORLEANS -- Police found a dead man partially bound behind an Uptown home.

According to NOPD, officers were called to the 500 block of Robert Street around 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 22. On arrival, they found a dead man partially bound in an alley behind a duplex.

Neighbors told Eyewitness News that they could smell a foul odor for several days, that they now believe was the dead body.

Detectives are investigating the unidentified man's death as a homicide.

Anyone with information on this homicide is asked to call CRIMESTOPPERS at 504-822-1111.