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Burned body found in Gwinnett County identified

Burned body found in Gwinnett County identified

Updated July 27: The Gwinnett County Police Department has released the photo above of the man found burned near Gwinnett Place mall. The photos were taken at a convenience store prior to the homicide. DULUTH -- Police say they have identified the burned body found near Gwinnett Place Mall in Duluth. The victim has been identified as 47-year-old Duluth resident Raul Zapata-Garcia. At this time detectives are working to find more information on this case and are urging anyone who may have information about Zapata-Garcia to come forward.  On Monday, a man called 911 after locating the body at about…
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Burned body found in Gwinnett County

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…
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