The victim was identified this morning as Tyrone Parrish, 41.
His body was found at 7422 Exuma Drive off of West Wheeler Parkway.
According to a statement this morning from Richmond County sheriff's investigators, the investigation is still in its early stages and more information will be released when available.
It was Richmond County’s 27th homicide for 2011. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at 706-821-1080.