Body of woman found in DeKalb County

DEKALB COUNTY, Ala. (WDEF) – DeKalb County Deputies, Investigators Sylvania Police, Henagar Police, Gary Williams and Jacksonville State Forensics Science Investigators all responded to the scene of a body found unresponsive on September 3rd.

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office received a call about a body that was found in a field on County Road 592 in the Sylvania area while someone was bush hogging.

The body has been confirmed a female, but has not been identified at this time.

The body was transported by DeKalb County Coroner’s office to Department of Forensic Science in Huntsville for an autopsy.

This is still an ongoing investigation and no further information can be released at this time.

Sheriff Harris states “this is a tragic incident that has happened. If anyone has any information involving this case please call the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office at 256-845-3801 or go to our website www.dekalbcountysheriff.org to submit any information.”

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