Sarasota, Florida -- Police are currently investigating a death that they say appears to be a homicide.

Sarasota Police say on March 14, at 7:55 a.m., officers responded to the 1800 block of 19thStreet on a report of a man lying motionless in the vacant field behind the apartments.

When they arrived at the scene, officers found a deceased black man in his 20's who was later identified as Jovonne R. Corn.

At this time, Sarasota Police Department detectives are treating this case as a homicide investigation. Anyone with information about this case should contact DetectiveDan Riley at (941) 954-7062.

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