Officers responded to a reported shooting around 12:20 a.m. near the corner of SE 11th and Walnut. Hillsboro police said they found a man dead in a parking lot and he appeared to have died from a gunshot wound.
In a release sent Wednesday, Hillsboro police called it a homicide.
That man was also identified Wednesday as 40-year-old Juan Javier Moncivais, who lived in Hillsboro. The circumstances leading up to his death remain unclear.
No arrests have been reported, and authorities did not offer any other details about the crime.
An investigation is underway.