Body found in shallow grave behind home in South Augusta

Holmes County Sheriff's deputies said the man recovered from a local creek on Sunday has been identified as a 71-year-old Bonifay man.
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September 10, 2019

AUGUSTA, Ga. -- (WRDW/WAGT) The Richmond County Coroner confirms a body was found in a shallow grave behind a home on the 3600 block of Meadowlark Road.

The coroner says the body has been in the grave for several days. The victim has not been identified and an autopsy will be done at the GBI Crime Lab.