GIFFORD, FL (WFLX) - A person was found dead early Wednesday after deputies responded to a report of violence, according to the Indian River County Sheriff's Office.
At 5:59 a.m., the sheriff's office received a call of a shooting inthe 3800 block of 44th Place.
Deputies arrived and found the body of the victim, identified as Dominique Dawson, 27, of Gifford, but are still working to determine a cause.
"When we arrived on scene, we determined that the male was deceased, but there were no visible signs of blood, trauma, or a gunshot wound," said Sgt. Michael Pierce of the Indian RiverCounty Sheriff's Office.
Detectives, crime scene personnel and deputies were expected to remain on scene throughout the day.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Christopher Anderson at (772) 978-6106 or Sergeant Nancy McNally at (772) 978-6100 in reference to case number 2014-90762. You can remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward of up to $1,000 by calling the Treasure Coast Crime Stoppers at 800-273-TIPS (8477).
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