Man found dead near Walmart in Lake County identified

Deputies investigate death as homicide


CLERMONT, Fla. – Deputies say a body found behind a Walmart in Lake County has been identified, and the death is being investigated as a homicide.

The body, identified Monday as 20-year-old Flavio Medina, was discovered Friday near U.S. Highway 27 south of Clermont in the Four Corners area.  The Walmart is located at 550 U.S. Highway 27.

The man died from a gunshot wound, officials told Local 6.

Lake County sheriff's deputies said an investigation is ongoing.

No other details have been released.

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