Dead body found near off-ramp in North Port

Posted at 1:19 PM, Feb 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-05 16:52:23-05

NORTH PORT, Fla.(UPDATE)- Police have identified the body found along the interstate yesterday afternoon. 

Detectives say the body is that of 55-year-old Vladimir Chelnokov.

Detectives say before his death, he had been camping on a nearby property that he owned. An autopsy didn't find any signs of trauma, but more in-depth reports from the medical examiner will take some time. 

Count on Four in Your Corner to keep you updated on this developing story. 

NORTH PORT, Fla. -- Police are investigating what they're calling a suspicious death near Interstate 75.

According to North Port Police, a deceased body was found in the woods near the southbound off ramp at exit 182, the Sumter Road exit.

All nearby roads and off ramps are still open as they investigate.

We'll update as we learn more.