On Wednesday evening at approximately 10:45 pm. Newton County Sheriff’s Office Deputies were dispatched to McGiboney Lane off Spring Rd. in reference to a report of a vehicle fire. When Deputies and Newton County Firefighters arrived they located the burning vehicle on some vacant property off McGiboney Lane. As the fire was being extinguished, authorities located the unidentified remains of a body in the charred vehicle.
The investigation remains active and more information may be released when it is available. Anyone with information in-reference to this investigation is urged to call the Newton County Sheriff’s Office at (678) 625-1400 or go to the NCSO Web site at www.newtonsheriffga.org (click on the anonymous tip link and follow the instructions.)