Murder victim found in driveway of Overland home

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OVERLAND, MO (KTVI) - A homicide investigation is underway in Overland, MO,  Sunday after a man's body was found in a driveway of a vacant home. Police say they are investigating the death as a homicide.

The home is on Dawes Place. Police were clearing the scene around 4:30pm after working through much of the afternoon investigating .

The cause of death is not known, and it's unclear how long the man's body had been there. Police Chief Mike Laws says it appears the body may have been there for some time.

Right now with more questions than answers, Chief Laws says the important next step is determining a cause of death.