LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Clark County coroner’s office is identifying a 20-year-old man whose body was found wrapped in plastic in a Las Vegas roadway near a storage yard.

Authorities say they discovered the body of David Kendall Pettis of North Las Vegas on Thursday morning on Reflex Drive in northeast Las Vegas, near a construction equipment lot.

The coroner has not yet released a cause of death.

Homicide detectives are investigating the case.

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