UPDATE: AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) — We now know the identity of the person found dead on Washington Road under the I-20 overpass Friday, June 27.

The victim is identified as 49-year-old David Franklin Hutto. Authorities say Hutto was homeless. An autopsy is scheduled for this week.


AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Coroner’s Office is investigating the death of a homeless man who was found on Washington Road under the I-20 overpass.

The victim was sleeping on the sidewalk under the bridge.

An autopsy has been scheduled for some time next week. There is no suspicion of foul play.

The Marshalls Office and Environmental Services were notified due to the filthy/trashy conditions.