Tallahassee Police: Dead body found in Osceola St. area

Shooting Death Investigation
Posted at 6:00 AM, Jun 04, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-04 03:41:16-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. --  Tallahassee police are investigating and looking for answers after a man's body was found near the intersection of Osceola and Poppy Street.

Officers discovered the body after being responding to a report of a shooting at the intersection of Saxon Street and Osceola Street. Police received the call at approximately 4:45 a.m. on Tuesday, June 4.

Police say the man's body was laying in the roadway, and investigators say his death appears to be the result of a gunshot wound.

If anyone has information about this incident, they are asked to contact the Tallahassee Police Department at 850-891-4200 or Crime Stoppers at 850-574-TIPS.