STAMFORD - Stamford police are asking the public for more information as they investigate a murder that left a 30-year-old man dead late Sunday at an apartment on Daly Street.

Police say the victim's sister discovered his beaten body Sunday night, in a second-floor room that was covered in blood, a scene described by a police officer as "gruesome, savage, and shocking." Investigators describe the victim's body as being badly beaten, with head trauma visible, and it's believed he had been bludgeoned or beaten to death.

Neighbors in the area say they're nervous and shocked, and hope the murderer is caught. The victim's identity has not yet been released.

Anyone with information on the murder is asked to call the Stamford Police Department at 203-977-4417.