The body of an unidentified man was discovered along a section of Helshire main road in Portmore, St Catherine on Tuesday morning, February 12.
The police say the victim is believed to have been shot to death.
Reports by the police are that about 3:15 a.m., motorist stumbled upon the body and summoned the police.
Upon the arrival of the lawmen the body which is of dark complexion, slim built and about 5ft-7ins tall was discovered lying in a pool of blood along the roadway.
The unidentified male was clad in a grey shirt, blue jeans and blue slippers.
The scene was processed and the victim transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.