Missing Lake City man found dead

Body of 34-year-old Joshua Tabares found in Suwannee County

LAKE CITY, Fla. - A 34-year-old man reported missing from Lake City on Dec. 17 was found dead Sunday afternoon in Suwannee County, according to the Columbia County Sheriff's Office.

Investigators have not released details on the exact address where Joshua Tabares' body was found in the Wellborn area of Suwannee County.

The Columbia County Sheriff's Office said Tabares had suffered trauma to his head, but the cause of death was under investigation by the Suwannee County Sheriff's Office, as well as Columbia County detectives.

Tabares was last seen Dec. 17 at the home he shares with mother on Dante Terrace, officials said.

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