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PALATKA, Fla. -- The Putnam County Sheriff's Office is investigating the murder of 33-year-old Eddie James Brown Jr.

According to the Putnam County Sheriff's Office, Brown's body was discovered at 403 East Lake Street in Palatka around 6 a.m. Sunday.

A 19-year-old female was taken from the scene by authorities, according to Hancel Woods with the Putnam County Sheriff's Office.

He said the young woman suffered from non life-threatening injuries.

The sheriff's office is not releasing her name at this point in the investigation.

If you know any information that could help investigators, contact the Putnam County Sheriff's Office at 386-329-0801 or Northeast Florida Crime Stoppers at (888)-277-TIPS (8477).