Open in App
  • Local
  • U.S.
  • Election
  • Politics
  • Crime
  • Sports
  • Lifestyle
  • Education
  • Real Estate
  • Newsletter
  • WJBF

    IDENTIFIED | Man found dead in Augusta Dollar General parking lot

    By Chynesah Sims,


    RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) UPDATE | The man found dead in a Dollar General parking lot on Martin Luther King Blvd. Saturday morning, has been identified as 28-year-old Elias Jkhael Delk of Augusta. He appeared to have died from multiple blunt force trauma wounds. Delk was pronounced dead on the scene at 5:45 a.m.


    An investigation is underway after a deceased man was found in the parking lot of a Dollar General.

    Authorities say on Saturday at approximately 4:44 am, the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 1700 Block of Martin Luther King Jr in reference to a suspicion situation.

    Upon arrival, Deputies located a deceased male with injuries that appeared to be from multiple blunt force trauma.

    According to Richmond County Coroner Mark Bowen, the victim was pronounced dead on the scene at 5:45 a.m.

    An autopsy has been scheduled.

    The death is being investigated as a homicide. This investigation is ongoing and no further information is available at this time.

    Count on NewsChannel 6 for more details as they become available.

    Copyright 2024 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

    For the latest news, weather, sports, and streaming video, head to WJBF.

    Expand All
    Comments / 0
    Add a Comment
    Most Popular newsMost Popular

    Comments / 0