The man has been identified as 61-year-old Richard Samuel Meinzer from Alford, Florida.
About 10:30 Thursday morning a housekeeper at the Super 8 Motel near Interstate 10 in Madison County discovered a body in room 320.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement teamed up with Madison County deputies to work the homicide case. An autopsy was performed Friday, but the official results will be revealed in a few weeks.
Law enforcement officials still needs your help in solving this crime. If you have any information about this case, please call the Madison County Sheriff's Office at 850-973-4151.