Belle Glade Sun

Man found dead in cane field off Muck City Road

BELLE GLADE — U.S. Sugar workers working in the fields off Conners Highway and Muck City Road came across what appeared to be the body of a dead man Tuesday.

Palm Beach County deputies were called to the scene and confirmed what they found is a human body. Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators responded to the scene to investigate further.

At this time it is unknown how long the deceased male laid or was placed there. No suspect information or motive known at this time.

If anyone is missing a loved one, preferably a male, they are urged to contact PBSO Dispatch at 561-688-3400.

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