Published: Feb 22, 2014 9:22 AM EST

NORTH PORT, Fla.- On February 21, at approximately 10:00 am, the North Port Police Department responded to the 13000 block of Tamiami Trail in reference to a deceased person.

A surveying crew located a fully decomposed body in a wooded lot which appeared to be a location used by
homeless individuals.

At this time, there is no immediate indication that foul play was involved; however, this case is and remains an active and on-going investigation.
Police say the body was a male, however, they are not able to confirm his identity due to the body being decomposed.