Body discovery prompts death investigation near Fort Meade

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 10:25 AM EST

Polk County officials are investigating a death after a body was found near an orange grove. 

  • Body discovery prompts death investigation near Fort Meade
  • Man's body found off Old Bowling Green Road
  • No ID yet, investigation ongoing

According to the Polk County Sheriff's Office, a man's body was found near an orange grove off Old Bowling Green Road just south of Fort Meade. 

An autopsy will be conducted Tuesday to determine the cause of death and the man's identity. 

No other information has been released.