Investigation underway after body recovered from Lake Eufaula

On Friday, the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s Sylvester Office was requested by the Quitman County Sheriff’s Department to assist in a death investigation. / MGN Online

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation was called in to assist with a death investigation Friday evening.

In a Twitter post, the GBI states that the Sylvester office was requested by the Quitman County Sheriff's Office to investigate the death of an individual recovered from Lake Eufaula.

The GBI adds that the body has been transported to the GBI Crime Lab for identification, and to determine the cause and manner of death.

Stay with WFXL as this story develops.

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