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Body found outside of Fayetteville church

A female at the scene said she saw the dead body leaning against this crucifix in front of the church.

A body was found this morning outside of a Fayetteville church. Police were on the scene at Merrill Chapel United Methodist located on South Jeff Davis Drive.
The body was of an as-yet-unidentified male, according to a person on the scene. That same person said she witnessed the body leaning against the crucifix in front of the church.
The story will be updated as more information becomes available.

By Christopher Dunn

Managing Editor Christopher Dunn has been with the Fayette County News since 2011, in addition to running Fayette Victory magazine. He is a graduate of Fayette County schools, as well as a graduate of Georgia State University with a degree in journalism. Follow him on twitter @fayettesports.