UPDATE: GBI Confirms Body Found in Ft. Gaines

UPDATE 3:32 P.M.

The victim has been identified as Marcus Ellington. He's in his late 20s.

GBI is investigating the case as a homicide.

Anyone with information about the case are urged to call the Clay Co. Sheriff's Office at (226) 768-2505 or the Ft. Gaines Police Department at (229) 768-2632.


UPDATE 3:08 P.M.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigations has confirmed a body was found on Lilly Lane in Ft. Gaines. No cause of death has been released, and the victim has not been identified.


FORT GAINES, GA - The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is on the scene of a possible body found in Ft. Gaines.

News 4 was contacted by a resident just before 11:00 a.m. about a possible body being discovered on Lilly Lane.

At this time, police have not released any details.

News 4's Jessica Leicht is on the scene and we will update this story as more information becomes available.