TOWNSEND, Del. — Police say the body of a 33-year-old Florida man was found in Delaware.

Delaware State Police say troopers responding to a call on Sunday found the man lying partially in a wooded area off of a road west of Townsend.

Police say the man was pronounced dead at the scene. They say his body was turned over to the Division of Forensic Sciences, which will perform an autopsy.

Police say the State Police Homicide Unit is investigation.

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