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LCSO investigates after body found in yard overnight in Midway

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Body found in front yard of a home on Lewis Frasier Rd. Body found in front yard of a home on Lewis Frasier Rd.
MIDWAY, GA (WTOC) -

Authorities have launched a homicide investigation after a body was found in the front yard of a home overnight in Liberty County. 

Police were called out to Lewis Frasier Road between E Oglethorpe Hwy and Ernie Drive shortly before 1 a.m. Monday on several reports of a body found. 

Upon arrival, deputies found a deceased male lying in the front yard of a home on Lewis Frasier Rd. Authorities are not releasing may details at this time, as an investigation into what happened gets underway. 

Officials had to close Lewis Frasier Rd. for a while as they searched for clues and processed the scene. The road is back open. 

If anyone knows anything about the homicide, please contact the Liberty County Sheriff's Office immediately at 912.876.2131.

We will continue to follow this developing homicide investigation and have all the latest details as soon as they are released. Check WTOC.com and WTOC on Facebook and Twitter for updates.

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