The body of an unidentified male was discovered in the Massapequa Preserve on Thursday afternoon, Nassau County police said.

Homicide detectives said the death appeared suspicious.

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The body was found just before 2:10 p.m. at the preserve, near Seaview and Ocean avenues, police said.

The 432-acre park, officially named The Peter J. Schmitt Massapequa Preserve, straddles Sunrise Highway and contains a bike and hiking trails.

Homicide detectives ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.