Tift Co. homicide investigation underway

Tift County
Tift County(WALB)
Updated: May. 27, 2021 at 10:51 AM EDT
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UPDATE: On Thursday afternoon, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Tifton Police Department identified the victim as Rodrigo Francisco Juan.

TIFTON, Ga. (WALB) - A homicide investigation is underway in Tift County, according to Coroner Jo Thompson.

The death happened late Sunday, into Monday, at a trailer park on Ira Drive.

Johnson said a man was found dead outside of a home with injuries consistent with what appeared to be multiple gunshots.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) was called in to investigate, according to Johnson.

The body was sent to the GBI Crime Lab in Decatur.

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