Two men charged with murder after a body was found in burned car

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UPDATE: The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office says two men are now charged with murder after a body was found inside a burned car.

Authorities say 57 year old Vinson Goodwin and 32 year old Joseph Lamar Turner have ben arrested and are charged with murder.

Officials say they have also learned that the original incident location was on the 3000 Block of Dent Street.

The victim has not been positively identified.


Authorities found another person dead in Richmond County inside a burned car.  

Coroner Mark Bowen reports when the fire department found the vehicle on Powell Road just after midnight it was engulfed in flames.  

They found the person dead after putting out the fire.  

That person has not been identified yet and the body will be sent to the GBI Lab for an autopsy Monday morning.  

The investigation is in its early stages. 

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