A male bicyclist was found fatally shot early Friday at Archer and Villa streets near Central Park, Salinas police said.

Officers went to a call of a man lying in the road about 12:52 a.m. and found the victim. Gunshots had been heard in the area.

Paramedics treated the man at the scene, but he died later at the hospital.

Officers said the man was riding his bicycle on Villa Street when he was shot by someone either walking by or driving by.

Police said they had little information about possible suspects.

The name of the victim was withheld pending notification of family.

Police asked for anyone with information to call the investigations division at 758-7226.