Body found in old tire shop, officials say could have been there for weeks

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BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A body was found in a building on the corner of 23rd Street and Grant Avenue Tuesday morning.

According to the Bay County Sheriff's Office, a white male who's believed to be a transient in his thirties was found dead in the bathroom of the old D & D Tire Center.

The shop had been abandoned for about seven or eight months and officials say his body must have been there for about three to four weeks.

Crews who found the body were there to clean the building to re-sell it.

No foul play is suspected.