Henry County Body Identified

The Henry County Sheriff's Department says that they now have identified the body of a murder victim found in a hunting field on Saturday.

The victim has been identified as 23-year-old Charles James Hatfield.

His body was discovered around 6 a.m. Saturday morning out in the open in a hunting field outside Abbeville.

Ironically, the Henry County Coroner stumbled across the body while he was out scouting for turkeys.

Authorities say the Dothan man died from a gunshot wound.

Investigators now say they are working on a couple of leads in the case, but they have arrested no suspects at this time.

If you have any additional information about the murder, you are asked to call the Henry County sheriff's office at 334-585-3131 or Crimestoppers at 334-585-5200.


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