According to Unified Police Department spokesman Lt. Justin Hoyal, a neighbor who lives nearby the LDS meetinghouse at 4941 South Westmoor Road (1665 East) spotted the man at around 7:30 a.m.
Hoyal said the man's body had puncture wounds, and that investigators believe the wounds were not self-inflicted.
Hoyal said that investigators had not yet determined what kind of weapon was used to make the puncture wounds.
Hoyal said the victim's abandoned car was located near the body.
Police have identified the man as Michael Robert Workman of Sandy Utah.
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