Deputies dig up body

MCINTOSH CO., GA (WTOC) - McIntosh County Sheriff's deputies say a body was found off of Shellman Bluff Road Friday.

The Sheriff's Office says a property owner found what he believed to be a grave and called authorities.

When deputies arrived, they began digging and found the body.

They believe it has been underground for 2 to 3 days.

Investigators say they alerted surrounding counties to the situation so they could look into their missing persons files.

The Sheriff's Office says more information will be released on Saturday.

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