Published: Sep 06, 2013 11:13 AM EDT
Updated: Sep 06, 2013 12:54 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office has identified a body found in Pine Manor yesterday as that of 23-year-old Jerry Norvilus. Detectives are now calling this incident a homicide.

Deputies were dispatched to 5449 8th Street just after 10:00 a.m. after a deceased male was reportedly found inside the residence.

Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding this case to call the Lee County Sheriff's Office at (239) 477-1000. Or, to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000, call Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477). Tips may also be made online at www.swflcrimestoppers.org via text to CRIMES (274637) Keyword: REWARD or through the TipSubmit app on any Smart phone.