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UPDATE: The Raleigh County Sheriff"s Office have identified the body found as Glenn Farrow, 46, of Bradley. He was the owner of the business were his body was found at 5711 Robert C Byrd Drive in Bradley. They confirmed that the death was due to homicide. Detectives with The Raleigh County Sheriff's Office has received multiple leads and are currently investigating. 
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
Detectives with the Raleigh County Sheriff's Department are investigating a dead body found Friday as a homicide.
Around noon Friday deputies responded to the scene in Bradley, Raleigh County after a few people found a body inside the tire store located near Appalachian Bible College.
Detectives with the Raleigh County Sheriff's Department said the body was located inside People's Auto Garage off Robert C. Byrd Drive .Detective
Larry Lilly said until they are able to identify the person's family, not much information will be released.
"The circumstances surrounding that person and what we've seen so far are suspicious in nature and because of that we are investigating this as a homicide," said Lilly.
Detective Lilly said they are processing the scene and interviewing people who may have any information about the incident.