Crimestoppers Reward

A reward is now being offered in a Northwest Florida murder case. The body of 25-year-old Manuel Ruiz was found two months ago on a Walton County dirt road off Highway 3280.

The Mexican national had been shot to death.

Ruiz arrived in Freeport sometime in August. Now, police are trying to locate any family, friends or co-workers.

Crimestoppers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information in the case. Call 866-622-2057 or 850-622-2057 if you have information about this case. Investigators say all callers will remain anonymous.