The body of a man was found on Thursday in Hodges, Black River, St. Elizabeth.
This was revealed by Superintendent Catherine Lord, head of the St. Elizabeth Police Division, during her address to the monthly meeting of the St. Elizabeth Municipal Corporation.
The deceased has been identified as 40 year old Omar Earle.
Superintendent Lord said Mr. Earle's body was found in bushes.
She said he was recently released from prison after serving time for murder.