Published: Dec 31, 2012 2:42 PM EST

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Authorities are now asking for your help, after a body was discovered in Lehigh Acres. Gregory Mathews' body was found on Christmas Eve. A passer-by in the area of Hedgewood Street and Meadow Road discovered the 26-year-old's body.

Investigators hope the public can provide information about the events leading to Mathews' murder. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.