Dead body found

Press Release: Escambia County deputies are investigating a body which was located in the woods near Wentworth St and Maxwell St about 08:50 a.m. this morning. A person reported to deputies that while they were walking through the woods they located a body and contacted law enforcement. Investigators and crime scene tecniancas are still on-scene working the case. As more detail become available they will be released.

If anyone has any information about this crime they are asked to call ECSO dispatch at 850.436.9620 or Gulf Coast Crime Stoppers at 850.433.STOP.