CLEARWATER — Police started a homicide investigation Saturday morning after a body was found behind a Clearwater apartment building.

The call came in about 8 a.m. May 1 from the Palmetto Park Apartments, 1001 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave.

Police say the body, identified as Kerry Washington, 48, was found behind building 7.

Detectives say the crime likely occurred overnight.

Anyone with information on the case if asked to call Clearwater police at 727-562-4242.