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      Details on Miller County Sheriff's death

      Officials say Miller County Sheriff H.E. Glass was found dead earlier this morning.

      Officials with the Miller County Sheriff's Office have confirmed that long-time Sheriff, H.E. Glass was found dead earlier this morning behind his home.

      Reports are that Glass was found in a pond behind his property, submerged underneath his golf cart. Officials say his wife found him that way around 7:00 AM this morning.

      The Georgia Bureau of Investigation has taken over the case at this time, and officials say a new interim sheriff will be sworn in by Monday morning.

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