Alachua County Sheriff's Office investigating a possible homicide

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) -- The Alachua County Sheriff's Office is investigating a possible homicide after a body was found on the side of a road early Monday morning.

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According to ASO, deputies were dispatched to a report of a suspicious person laying on the side of the road at the 3700 block of SE 15th Street in Gainesville.

When deputies arrived, they found Orell Gordon, 23, of Gainesville, dead from an apparent gunshot wound.

The investigation is still active and ongoing. Anyone with information they feel may be related to this investigation is asked to call the Alachua County Sheriff's Office or Crime Stoppers.