By Tiffany Williams –

A body discovered on May 12, in the area of 46 Industrial Road, Leominster has been identified as Franklin Mane, 19, of Worcester.

Mane, who was well known by Worcester Police to hang around with known gang members in the Main South area of Worcester, was last seen alive on March 6.

Mane’s body was located at 46 Industrial Road, Leominster at the edge of the parking lot, in an overgrown area.

The Medical Examiner has determined that Mane died of multiple gunshot wounds and his death has been ruled a homicide.

This homicide is being investigated by multiple agencies including State Police Detectives assigned to the District Attorney’s Office, as well as the Worcester and Leominster Police Departments.