Discovery of body near Hephzibah sparks homicide investigation
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) - The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a body was found in the woods at the 1400 block of Hephzibah-McBean Road on Saturday.
The Richmond County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 48-year-old Charles Watkins Jr.
Investigators are classifying the death as a homicide.
Anyone with information about this incident or Watkins Jr. is asked to contact the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office at 706-821-1080 or 706-821-1020.
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