Published: Apr 07, 2014 12:15 PM EDT

NAPLES, Fla.- Collier County Sheriff's deputies have identified a body found near Pine Street and US 41 yesterday as that of 54-year-old William Otis Neuhausel.

CCSO said the body was found after a neighbor noticed a bad smell. When deputies arrived on the scene, they found the body in what they called, "a very fierce state of decomposition."

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