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Man charged with murder after woman's body found near dumpsters

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Anthony Lemon (Source: Jefferson Co. Sheriff's Office) Anthony Lemon (Source: Jefferson Co. Sheriff's Office)
WADLEY, GA (WFXG) -

A 37-year-old man is facing charges in connection with the death of a woman whose body was found in May near some dumpsters in Wadley

Anthony Mereal Lemon is accused of killing 28-year-old Jamillah Mia Holmes of Sandersville, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office. Lemon was arrested Thursday.

He is charged with murder, aggravated assault, kidnapping, false imprisonment, rape and aggravated sodomy, according to the sheriff's office. He is being held at the Jefferson County jail with no bond.

Holmes' body was found on May 12 at a garbage collection site on River Road, according to the sheriff's office. A worker emptying the dumpsters discovered her body.

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