Death investigation underway after body found off Mims road

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MIMS, Fla. – Brevard County medical examiners are looking into the death of a man who was found off a Mims road Saturday morning.  

Deputies were called just before 8:30 a.m. when a 39-year-old man's body was found near U.S. 1 and Brockett Road, according to News 6 partner Florida Today.

A preliminary investigation showed his death may have been caused by an overdose. 

Anyone who may have information regarding the case is asked to call Agent Ethan Kersey of the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office at 321-633-8413 or Crimeline at 1-800-423-8477.