Body found in vacant lot in Tampa, sheriff’s office investigating

TAMPA, Fla. (WFLA) – The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is on scene of a death investigation Tuesday evening.

Deputies are on scene in a vacant lot on the corner of 131st Street and North Taliaferro Avenue.

The sheriff’s office said a body of an adult was discovered dead in the lot at 1:30 p.m.

Preliminary information indicates the  victim did not die of natural causes.

Detectives and crime scene investigators are processing the scene.

The victim’s identity has not been released.


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