The body of a man found in a shallow grave has been identified as a local dad.
His body was found behind a derelict farmhouse on a property on Dandenong-Hastings Road in Tyabb on Sunday morning.
It is understood that the police are treating his death as suspicious at this stage, and the body has not been formally identified.
According to Nine News, a black glove was found on the driveway and has been collected by the police as evidence.
The exact circumstances of the man's death are yet to be determined, and an autopsy will be conducted to determine further information.