BIG PINEY, Missouri- A yet-to-be identified man was found dead in Pulaski County, shot numerous times.

Pulaski County Sheriff Long says a  man was found dead in his home around 4:30 PM Saturday afternoon by a friend who had stopped by for a social visit. The incident occurred in the 33,000 Block of Highway TT in Big Piney, which is located just outside of Fort Leonard Wood in southeast Pulaski County.

When Sheriff’s deputies arrived at the scene, it was determined that the individual had died from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim is a white male in his early 60’s, but his name is being withheld pending notification of family members.

No arrests have yet been made but several persons of interest have been identified. The agency says you have any information about this incident, please contact the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department at (573) 774-6196.

The sheriff says additional information will be released within the next few days.