Body found behind Walmart in Douglas

Douglas Body Found Behind Walmart

DOUGLAS, Ga. (WALB) - A body was found in a wooden area behind the Walmart off Highway 221 in Douglas Thursday.

According to Douglas Coroner Brandon Musgrove, the body was found around 5:40 p.m.

Musgrove said it appeared to have been there for several days.

This is an active investigation and officials say they are working to identify the body.

The body was taken to the crime lab for autopsy, and the death was ruled a suicide.

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