Investigation launched after discovery of a body at Wayside Park

HOLMES COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG) - An investigation is currently underway following the discovery of a body in Holmes County.

According to the Holmes County Sheriff's Office, deputies discovered a
deceased white male Sunday under the bridge at Wayside Park on State Road 79. They say the body was pulled from the water and later turned over to the Medical Examiner’s Office to determine an official cause of death. An early investigation does not indicate foul play.

The identify of the person has not yet been released because the next of kin has not been notified.

This is a developing story and updates will be made as we learn more.

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