(Winder, GA) The Georgia Bureau of Investigation announced that a body was found at about 1:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019, in a lake near 2323 Booth Circle in Winder, GA. The body, a white male, appears to have been in the water for several days. It has been sent to the GBI Crime Lab in Decatur, Ga. for identification and the cause of death. GBI reports that foul play does not appear to be the cause according to preliminary results.
The GBI, the Barrow County Sheriff’s Office, and the Barrow County Coroner’s Office are continuing this investigation. Anyone with any information can contact the Athens GBI Office at (706) 552-2309.