A man found shot to death on a hiking trail at Eagle Rock Reservation last week on the West Orange and Montclair border has been identified as Kelsey Steels, 31, of New York City, acting Essex County Prosecutor Theodore N. Stephens II said Thursday.

A preliminary investigation indicated the man was shot on the trail on Friday, March 4, the prosecutor's office said. He was discovered by several hikers, and was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:16 p.m., according to the prosecutor's office.

No arrests have been made and no suspects have been identified in connection with the homicide, Stephens said.

The prosecutor's office is asking anyone with information to contact the Essex County Prosecutor's Office tips line at 1-877-TIPS-4EC or 1-877-847-7432. Calls will be kept confidential, according to the prosecutor's office.

— JAIMIE JULIA WINTERS