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Lehigh Acres body identified

FOX 4 Staff

Kyle Alexander Byrtus

Lehigh Acres body identified

CREATED Aug. 16, 2013 - UPDATED: Aug. 16, 2013

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Detectives with the Lee County Sheriff's Office Major Crimes Unit identified the body of a man found Thursday in Lehigh Acres.

Detectives say 25-year-old Kyle Byrtus was murdered.  His body was found in the area of Meadow Road and Leah Court.  The cause of death is not being released at this time.

Anyone  who has seen Byrtus recently or has knowledge of the circumstances surrounding his death is asked to call the Lee County Sheriff's Office at (239) 477-1000 or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000, call Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477).