Our Annette Peagler spoke exclusively to a Canton family whose loved one was found dead Thursday behind a home.
Canton Police Chief Brown identified the victim as 21-year-old Nick Nicholson.
Nicholson's body was found around 10 a.m. Thursday morning behind a house located at 344 Boyd Street.
The police department confirmed the case was being investigated as a homicide.
As of now authorities do not have a cause of death.
Police believe Nicholson's body may have been there for more than a day.
Authorities said an autopsy will be performed.
We will have more on what the family shared on the WLBT 6 p.m. Report.
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