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Man charged with murder after body found in Heard County

Courtesy of the Heard Citizen


FRANKLIN — A 29-year-old man was arrested Thursday afternoon and charged with murdering a Huntsville, Alabama, man and leaving his body in southern Heard County.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Heard County Sheriff’s Office have charged Dimitri M. Jackson with the murder of 38-year-old Antonio “Tony” Moore, according to a GBI press release.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information pertaining to the alleged murder should contact the Heard County Sheriff’s Office at 706-675-3329 or the GBI Columbus Regional Office at 706-565-7888.

Read the full story at Heard Citizen: http://www.heardcitizen.com/breaking-news-man-arrested-for-heard-county-murder

Russ Massa is the editor of the Heard County Citizen, which may be found online at www.heardcitizen.com.