Salt Lake Police have identified a man whose body was found near the Salt Lake Valley Landfill as Jerry K. Hermansen.

Hermansen, 24, Sandy, apparently died from two gunshot wounds, said homicide Sgt. Don Bell.Investigators "have numerous leads in the case," Bell said.

The victim's body was found at 7:37 a.m. Thursday in a field at 13th South and 56th West. Bell said Hermansen was killed Wednesday night or early Thursday.