UPDATE: Murder suspect wanted after body found on Kelly Rd. in Dearing

Murder suspect wanted after body found on Kelly Rd. in Dearing

MCDUFFIE COUTY, GA (WFXG) - Law enforcement agencies are searching for a murder suspect after a body was found Wednesday morning in Dearing.

Authorities say that at 3:10 a.m. the coroner was called out to a dirt road near Kelly Rd. in Dearing, where a body was found. At this time, the coroner is unable to confirm the identity of the deceased. Per the McDuffie County Sheriff’s Office this is an active investigation.

The McDuffie Sheriff’s Office has issued a criminal arrest warrant for Sanriquez Antonio Williams.

Williams is known to frequent locations in the city of Thomson, City of Washington and Hobbs Mill Road area of McDuffie County.

Body found in McDuffie County, Coroner's Office confirms.
Body found in McDuffie County, Coroner's Office confirms.

Williams is known to drive a 1999 white 4 door Ford Crown Vic with the Georgia tag QAU-8049. He is considered dangerous.

The coroner can however confirm that the scene was being investigated by GBI and body was sent to the GBI Crime Lab.

Copyright 2019 WFXG. All rights reserved.