DULUTH, Ga. - A burned body was discovered in the woods near a busy intersection in Duluth Monday.
According to the Gwinnett County Police Department, the body was found around 11:30 a.m. on a wooded trail near the intersection of Satellite Blvd and West Liddell Road.
Investigators said Tuesday that they believe that the person located in the woods was shot at least one time. The case has been ruled a homicide.
Arson investigators and the medical examiner’s office have been requested and assisted in processing the scene.
Authorities were trying to confirm the identity of the deceased person.
Download the FOX 5 Atlanta app for breaking news and weather alerts.