CHARLOTTE CO - The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office discovered a body bear its jail when conducting its daily patrol. 

"What we have right now is a deceased person in the outside kind of waiting area for our outside visitation building. it's a separate building from the jail facility and the body was discovered this morning while the jail personnel were on their regularly scheduled patrols of the property," Charlotte County Sheriff's Office Katie Heck said. 

The Sheriff's Office is in the early stages of its investigation. 

"The person was discovered deceased this morning and there is video of that area. So, the investigators are kind of working on that right now and putting together a timeline. We're just working on notifying next of kin at this point," Heck said.