Published: Dec 30, 2012 10:43 AM EST

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police officers are investigating the city's 24th homicide of the year, after a man was found dead inside a home on Lafayette Street.

Police say a call came in around 7:30 Sunday morning about a person dead inside a home in the 2000 block of Lafayette Street, just off Central Avenue.

Officers say it is considered a homicide investigation, marking the city's 24th killing this year.

Police plan to execute a search warrant on the home. FDLE is assisting in processing the crime scene.