UPDATE: Body found in shallow grave on Meadowlark Dr. identified

UPDATE: Body found in shallow grave on Meadowlark Dr. identified

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The coroner’s office found a shallow grave behind a residence on the 3600 block of Meadowlark Dr. on Sept. 10.

They said a body had been in the grave for several days and has been identified during an autopsy as 55-year-old John Fitzgerald Jones. The results from the autopsy have not yet been completed.

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office arrested John Daniels on Sept. 11 for Jones’s murder.

New details will be provided when available.

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