Man’s body found in wooded area in New Port Richey

Last Updated: Sunday, November 12, 2017, 6:05 PM EST

The body of a homeless man was found in a wooded area in New Port Richey on Sunday, according to the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office.

The man, identified as Gregory Howe, 23, was found at 8:10 a.m. in the woods near Marion and Troublecreek drives.

Howe is originally from Sturbridge, Massachusetts, according to deputies.

The cause of his death has not yet been determined.

An autopsy is scheduled for Monday.