Lakeland police are investigating after the body of a man with gunshot wounds was found in a ditch Monday.
The man was identified by police as 22-year-old Demetrice Tavontate Stacy, of 1437 N. Webster Ave., Lakeland.
Police said his body was found by sanitation workers just before 8 a.m. in the area of 1100 W. Prospect St., near Lake Bonnet.
Police said Stacy was shot several times.
There was no information on a possible suspect.
Anyone with information was asked to call police at (863) 834-8950 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-226-TIPS (8477).