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Body of male found in South River; warrant issued for suspect

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DEKALB COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

Authorities have obtained a warrant for a person suspected of killing a man whose body was found in South River, Friday, July 13.

Detectives tell CBS46, the man was killed at a location in Dekalb County and placed inside a vehicle. The body was transported to River Road where it was dumped into the South River. 

While detectives were conducting their investigation, a fisherman discovered the body. The victim that was found in the river was consistent with our investigation.

The victim is described as a 35-year-old black male.  Right now police are not releasing the name of the victim as he has not yet been positively identified by the family.

Police are also not releasing the name of the suspect at this time. There are several other suspects and pending the investigation warrants may be forthcoming on them as well.

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