(ran SS edition of METRO & STATE)
Police on Monday identified a man whose body was discovered by a passer-by Friday on Gray Street near the shore of Tampa Bay.
Christopher Reliford, 26, of 1403 40th Ave., had not been seen by his family for a month when his body was discovered at 1:45 p.m., Tampa police said. He had not been reported missing. Detectives estimate Reliford's body had been in the bushes at the dead end street for several weeks. Detectives believe Reliford was murdered. No arrests had been made Monday.