A man whose body was found Sunday in May Township in Washington County was the victim of a homicide, authorities said Wednesday.

The body of Jose Natividad Genis Cuate, 47, of Minneapolis, was found near the 17600 block of Manning Trail, the Washington County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release. The Ramsey County medical examiner determined that Cuate died as the result of homicide.

Authorities declined to release any further information Wednesday, saying that Cuate’s death is under investigation.

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