Murder charge in Lehigh Acres death, victim identified

CREATED Feb. 6, 2014

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LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Detectives identified a man found dead in a field Wednesday morning in Lehigh Acres.  They say 52-year-old Martin Eelman was murdered.

His body was found in a field behind Reliance Bank off Inwood Avenue.

36-year-old James Vaughn, a transient like Eelman, was arrested and charged with 2nd degree murder.