BELTSVILLE, Md. (WUSA) -- Authorities have identified the body found in a vehicle in the parking lot of the Motor Vehicle Administration in Beltsville.
At about 8:30 a.m. on Monday a Maryland State Trooper was approached by someone who said something was wrong with his friend. The trooper went towards the Volkswagen Passat and determined that the person in the back seat was dead.
The victim was later identified as Kevin Lee Francis, 36, of the 9000 block of Rolling View Drive in Lanham, Md. There were no obvious signs of trauma discovered on his body and was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore for an autopsy.
Troopers from the College Park Barrack and investigators from the Maryland State Police Homicide Unit are conducting an investigation.