A Gainesville man was found dead in Micanopy on Wednesday morning in what law enforcement officials believe to be a homicide.
Alachua County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) deputies responded to the Micanopy area after a citizen called at 12:23 a.m. to report a body found in the general area of NE 1st Street and 6th Avenue.
According to an Alachua County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) social media post, deputies arrived and located a body, identified as Corey Grimmage, 37, of Gainesville.
“We are hot and heavy into the entire investigation,” said ACSO spokesperson Kaley Behl in a phone interview. “We will continue to follow where the leads take us. The investigation is still ongoing.”
Anyone with any information is asked to contact the ACSO Criminal Investigation Division at 352-367-4170, or you can remain anonymous by contacting Alachua County Crime Stoppers Inc. at 352-372-7867.