Remains Discovered Near Bankhead Highway; Unidentified

Investigators say a woman's body was found along Bankhead Highway in Villa Rica Sunday afternoon. 

Villa Rica Police Captain Keith Shaddix told WLBB Radio the remains were found in a wooded area just off Bankhead Highway near Cleghorn Street— just across the Douglas County line— around 2:30 p.m.

Investigators say the woman may have died as long as two weeks ago. Her identity has not been released.

Police say they're looking through reports of missing women in the area. They haven't determined the cause of death.

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is leading the investigation.
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