Police discover man's body in yard of Orlando home

Police investigate the scene where a man's body was found Friday morning.
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Police investigate the scene where a man's body was found Friday morning.

Credit: WFTV.com

Credit: WFTV.com

The body of a 44-year-old man was discovered Friday at a home that was not his, the Orlando Police Department said.

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Police said they discovered the body of Marcos A. Lluveras, but did not specify where on the property the body was discovered.

According to Orlando police, officers were called shortly before 8:15 a.m. to a home where they said they discovered a large, freshly dug hole in the backyard of the home.

The home's owner said police have not contacted him about the death. He said he had been renting the home to a couple, but he said he didn't recognize the victim's name.

The death remains under investigation.

No other details were given.