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      Wilcox County investigating murder after body found

      Wilcox County authorities are investigating after the body of a 28-year-old man was found murdered early Sunday morning.

      / MGN Online

      Wilcox County authorities are investigating after the body of a 28-year-old man was found murdered early Sunday morning.

      Authorities are awaiting results of an autopsy performed Monday on Franz Tarthe. Several injuries were visible on the body of Tarthe when it was found at a Hwy. 233 residence, according to the Cordele Dispatch.

      One person reportedly is in custody. Another person is being sought as of late Monday, according to initial reports in which the deceased was believed to have been targeted instead of being the victim of a random crime.

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