#UPDATE | July 28, 2021 (WJBF) – The Richmond County Coroner has identified the body found on the porch of a Broad Street house.
63-year old Clarence Matthew Inglett was homeless and positively identified by fingerprints.
Inglett had been dead several days when he was found and was unable to be identified due to the condition of the body.
The autopsy results are still pending and will take a few weeks.
Richmond County Code Enforcement was notified and the vacant house was “CONDEMNED”.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Coroner is investigating a suspicious death on Broad Street.
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Coroner Mark Bowen tells us a body was found on the back porch of a vacant home on the 1600 block of Broad Street.
The body was discovered around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The coroner states that the body had been there for several days.
No identification could be made upon discovery due to the condition of the body.
The GBI Lab will perform an autopsy and identification.
Count on NewsChannel 6 for more details as they become available.