The Fayette County coroner has identified the man found dead on a Lexington road.
The victim has been identified as 39-year-old Victor Lamont Martin.
Martin's burned body was found early Sunday morning on Russell Cave Road.
The coroner says the primary cause of death has been established, but it is not being released at the time.
However, Lexington Police say this is a homicide investigation.
27 NEWSFIRST has learned Martin has an extensive criminal record, dating back to 1994.
Anyone with information regarding his death is asked to call Lexington Police.