Body found in Valdosta | News
Valdosta authorities are investigating the discovery of a body in the vicinity of Baymeadows and Ponderosa.
Valdosta Police report that two children walking home from school discovered the body of a deceased, African American male on the railroad tracks that run behind the 1400 block of Baymeadows Drive.
His name is not being released at this time pending notification of next of kin. He appears to be in his 40's and it appears that he may have a gunshot wound to his body, so the case is being treated as a homicide.
Anyone having any information is urged to contact the VPD at 229-242-2606 or to call the anonymous crime tip line at 229-293-3091.
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