Cause of death revealed in body found in the Savannah River

Body Found in Water graphic

AUGUSTA (WJBF) — The Richmond County Coroner has revealed the cause of death of a man found in the Savannah River on Saturday.

66-year-old Charles Williams was found floating in the river at the 5th Street boat ramp.

The cause of death is said to be drowning.


AUGUSTA (WJBF) — The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death.

The body of 66-year-old Charles Williams was found floating in the Savannah River Saturday morning.

His body was discovered around 11 a.m. near the 5th Street Marina.

Williams was from Greenville, South Carolina.

The coroner doesn’t know how Williams died yet.

His body has been sent to the GBI Crime Lab in Atlanta for an autopsy.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s