Burned body found in Gwinnett County

DULUTH — Police are searching for clues after a burned body was found near Gwinnett Place Mall in Duluth.

Police say a man called 911 after locating the body at about 11:30 a.m. on a wooded trail near the intersection of Satellite Boulevard and West Liddell Road. 

When officers arrived on scene, they discovered the burned body and immediately contacted homicide investigators. At this time, it has not been determined whether this is a homicide, suicide, or accidental death.

Arson investigators and the medical examiner’s office have been requested and are assisting at the scene.

If anyone has any information to share in this case, they can contact detectives at 770-513-5300.

To remain anonymous, tipsters can contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit www.stopcrimeATL.com. Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive a cash reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. The case number is 20-053547.