Dead body found in Hillsborough County, investigation underway

Posted at 5:32 PM, Oct 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-06 23:21:34-04

Hillsborough County, FLA-- Neighbors are on edge tonight after a man is found dead on Sligh Ave. 

"It's very disturbing," said Dan Rojas. 

Deputies say the man's body was found around 11:27 Saturday morning. They say the victim had upper body trauma. Deputies would not give details, but they do suspect foul play. 

"We're not sure if the individual was killed at this location," Maj. Frank Losat said. "Or if he was killed at another location and brought to this location." 

Detectives did spend several hours talking to neighbors and asking for surveillance video. 

Deputies say the investigation is very early and the information is limited. No other information is available at this time. 

Anyone with any information in reference to this incident is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 813-247-8200. You may also send an anonymous tip from a smart phone using HCSOSheriff app available on both android and apple products. To be eligible for a cash reward, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-8477, report anonymously online.

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