Homicide investigation underway in Long County

Homicide investigation underway in Long County
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LONG CO., Ga. (WTOC) - The Long County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after an 18-year-old was found dead in the Rye Patch community Monday evening.

Officials say Omari Alexander’s body was found near a private drive off of County Line Road by a passing driver.

The Sheriff's Office, along with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation, is investigating Alexander's death as a homicide.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Long County Sheriff’s Office at 912-545-2118, or the GBI Kingsland Office at 912-729-6198.

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