EUFAULA, AL (WTVY) On Wednesday 20 July 2016, a body of a deceased male was recovered in rural Randolph County Georgia. The body was in a severe state of decomposition and was located in a wooded area off Porter Road approximately 53 miles from Eufaula. The body was taken to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Central Regional Crime Lab in Macon for forensic testing and identification.
The body has been positively identified as that of Mr. Jimmy “Zeke” Glenn, 78, of Eufaula. Mr. Glenn was reported missing by his family on the morning of 8 July. Mr. Glenn’s vehicle was located abandoned that same day. Evidence recovered through the subsequent investigation indicated that Mr. Glenn was the victim of a homicide.
Travis Byfield, 18, of Eufaula has been charged with the murder of Mr. Glenn and remains incarcerated.
The exact manner of death, other than homicide, is not being released at this time.