Published: Nov 06, 2012 12:52 PM EST
Updated: Nov 06, 2012 3:02 PM EST

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The man found deceased last night has been positively identified as 29-year-old Markiesh Corbett of Fort Myers. Detectives are investigating his death as a murder. 

On Monday, at 7:46 p.m. the Fort Myers Police Department received a call in reference to man lying on the ground in a grassy area near the intersection of S.R. 82 and Park Drive. Upon arrival police located the man who was pronounced dead at the scene by Emergency Medical Services.

Police are currently working to figure out the circumstances surrounding the man’s death as well as his identity.

Anyone with information is asked to call FMPD at 321-7700, Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS or text message C-R-I-M-E-S (274637) Keyword FMPD. Tipsters can remain anonymous.