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Man found dead on porch of Marion County home

Death investigation underway

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MARION COUNTY, Fla. – A death investigation is underway after a man was found dead on the porch of a Marion County home, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office said the investigation began Tuesday morning after they were called to the home at 7960 SW 12th St. about a suspicious person. Deputies arrived to find the man’s body on the porch.

The man was identified Tuesday afternoon as 63-year-old Mikel Anton.

Deputies have not said whether they are looking for anyone in connection to the man’s death.

The investigation is ongoing, according to the Sheriff’s Office.

No other details were immediately available.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 6 and ClickOrlando.com for updates.


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