A man was found shot dead Friday at a Delaware car wash, police said.

State troopers responding to the American Car Wash on Pulaski Highway in Bear found the victim in the rear of the business about 8:40 a.m.

The man, who had a gunshot wound to his upper body, was taken to the Christiana Hospital Trauma Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Delaware State Police homicide investigators are seeking a possible motive to the slaying.

The victim's name has not yet been released.