Coroner on the scene of possible remains found in Augusta


UPDATE: The Coroner’s Office is investigating the death of a person found in a shallow grave behind a home on the 3600 block of Meadowlark Dr.

The coroner reports the body has been in the grave for several days. The body has not yet been identified.

An autopsy will be performed at the GBI lab.

No other information is available at this time.

Augusta, GA (WJBF) – Richmond county deputies are on the 3600 block of Meadowlark Drive tonight, digging for a possible body.

NewsChannel 6 confirms the news with Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen who is on the scene.

Coroner Bowen says, a body has yet to located. 

Stay tuned to NewsChannel 6 for more on this developing story.

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