Death Investigation at Intersection of Honeysuckle and Hyde Street

March 4, 2019

Death Investigation at Intersection of Honeysuckle and Hyde Street

Media Contact: Makayla Chancey, PIO

The Hardee County Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating a dead body found at the intersection of Honeysuckle Street and Hyde Street in Wauchula, Fl. 

On Saturday, March 2, 2019, deputies responded to a reported deceased body at the intersection of Honeysuckle Street and Hyde Street in Wauchula.  Once on scene, they spoke to witnesses who stated they were walking along Hyde Street when they discovered a deceased black male, approximately 40 years of age, who was later identified as Lewis Brown.

Results of the autopsy are pending and an investigation regarding details of the case is ongoing.

If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact Sergeant Andrew McGuckin at (863) 773-0304 ext. 219.