UPDATE 05/16/2023: The Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed a body was discovered on May 10.

According to MCSO, the body was identified on Tuesday as 35-year-old Cordale McKissic, who was previously reported missing from the area on May 6.

COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) — There is a heavy Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office presence on Martin Luther King Boulevard.

According to a WRBL News staffer on the scene, there are multiple unmarked law enforcement vehicles and Muscogee County Sheriff’s Office vehicles on the scene, along with a Muscogee County Coroner.

Authorities have blocked off a portion of Martin Luther King Boulevard near Coolidge Avenue.

This is a developing story. WRBL News 3 will continue to share updates as more details become available.