FORT WORTH, Texas — This story has been updated to include the victim's identity.

Fort Worth police are investigating a 27-year-old man's death after a group of children found his body while playing hide-and-seek Saturday.

Authorities say the children were playing outside Saturday afternoon near the 9000 block of N Normandale Street and the 9000 block of Brian Way Circle when they found Larry Otis Clark's body.

Authorities said he was killed shortly after 12:45 p.m. by asphyxia and blunt force trauma in an apartment complex breezeway. 

Officials say the homicide unit is investigating his death. 

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