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Man's body found in rural Lowndes County

By Jade Bulecza - bio | email

VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) –  The body was found off Nankin Road in Lowndes County Monday about 4:15PM.

A motorist saw it as she passed by the area.

It appears to be that body of an elderly man. Sheriff Chris Prine says that he suspects foul play.

We will have more information later.

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  • Here is a news release from the sheriff's office-

On December 21, 2009 Lowndes Co Sheriff's Office responded to Clyattville Nankin Rd just west of Rocky Ford Rd.  A motorist reported seeing what appeared to be a body along the wood line.  

Investigators found the body of an adult male.  Investigators worked late into the night processing the crime scene.   LSCO Investigators were assisted by Valdosta Police Department Investigators and specialty equipment.  

 At this time the identity of the victim is not known.  The body is being transported to the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta for autopsy.  Cause of death is not yet known.            

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