Hispanic man found dead in Sumter County

The body of a Hispanic male was discovered Sunday morning in Sumter County.

According to Chief Deputy Luther Davis, the deceased man has been identified as 36-year-old Jesus Santana.{}

Santana's body was found around 7:30 a.m. approximately one mile off Highway 17 in a wooded area.

The sheriffs office is asking anyone with information about the case to please call 205-652-7984.