Body found by county road crews
by Shane Dunaway
SYCAMORE — Talladega County road crews discovered the body of an unidentified black male at 8:50 a.m. Tuesday.

The body was found along the roadside of the 3000 block of Sycamore Cemetery Road in Sycamore.

Officers from the Talladega County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene at 8:55 a.m. after being notified of the discovery.

Investigators from the Sheriff’s Office and the District Attorney’s Office are working with the Alabama Department of Forensic Science for Identification and Autopsy.

The Sheriff’s Office declined further comment on the incident and said more information will be released as it becomes available.

Anyone with any information regarding this incident should contact Capt. Bill Kennedy or Sgt. Josh Tubbs of the Sheriff’s Investigative Division at 256-761-2141 or 256-245-5121.

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