GBI needs help solving elderly man's death

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Newton Police Chief Jessie Rivers called the Georgia Bureau of Investigation in to help with a death investigation. The GBI sent out the press release below in reference to this case.

Deceased Male found inside residence in Newton, GA

Newton, GA. â" Today at approximately 12 p.m., Newton Police Chief Jessie Rivers requested assistance from the Sylvester Field Office of the Georgia Bureau of Investigation in conducting a death investigation. William Land, approximately 87 years of age, was found deceased inside of his residence at 241 Clearlake Road, Newton, GA. His body was discovered when a wellness check was conducted on him by local law enforcement.

Anyone with information about the death of Mr. Land is asked to contact the Newton Police Department at (229) 734-5331 or GBI Sylvester at (229) 777-2080.

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