UPDATE JUNE 23, 2021, 1:06 PM: Arrest Made In Investigation Of Body Found Along Road In Volusia County; Suspect Charged With Second Degree Murder
NEW SMYRNA BEACH, FL – Volusia County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating after a motorist discovered a person’s body along the side of State Road 415 west of New Smyrna Beach on Sunday, June 20, 2021. According to authorities, the motorist reported the body shortly before 2:30 p.m. The location was off the side of SR 415 near Lake Ashby Road. The deceased is an adult male, Kavon Jamal Banks, 35 of Deltona. The investigation into his death is active and ongoing, and additional information will be released as it becomes available.