MARATHON, Fla. – Homicide detectives are investigating after a man was found dead on the side of a road early Monday morning in Marathon.
A newspaper delivery woman discovered the man's body about 4 a.m. face down next to the road in the Keys by the Sea RV park.
The victim was later identified by the Monroe County Sheriff's Office as Andre Howard, 34, of Marathon.
An initial examination of the body indicates that Howard suffered a sharp force injury, sheriff's spokeswoman Becky Herrin said.
A Cadillac that was stolen from the park was found a few hours later in Islamorada.
The circumstances of Howard's death remain under investigation.