Milledgeville Rd investigation yields deceased tortoise

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office has released a statement regarding the search of the woods on Milledgeville Road.

Investigators were called to the area just before 8 p.m. in reference to a strong odor.
Once there, deputies located a tool box.
Inside was a large deceased tortoise.
Sgt. Shane McDaniel states that there is no connection with this investigation and any on-going criminal investigation.


AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – Richmond County investigators are currently searching an area of woods on the corner of Milledgeville Road and Golden Camp Road.

Details are limited at this time.

NewsChannel 6 has a crew on the scene. Stay with us for the latest.

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