UPDATE 5:48 p.m. 10/18/21: Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan confirms the body of an unidentified male is being sent to Atlanta for the GBI to perform an autopsy and attempt to identify him by his fingerprints.
COLUMBUS, Ga. (WRBL) — Around 2:30 p.m., Oct. 18, Columbus Police Department pulled a body in Bull Creek near Cusetta Road.
Employees of the Columbus Consolidated Government found the body.
Muscogee County Deputy Coroner Charles Newton pronounced the man dead and confirms the body of the unidentified male will be sent to Atlanta for an autopsy.
GBI will conduct the autopsy and the Columbus Police Department is investigating.
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