The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is trying to identify a badly burned body found smoldering in a car Wednesday morning.
Assistant special agent in charge of the Americus office of the GBI, Trebor Randle said DNA will be used to identify the remains which were found in a cotton field near Blackshear Road in Cordele at about 7:15 a.m., according to a GBI news release.
The remains will be examined at the GBI Crime Lab where an autopsy will be performed.
The State Fire Marshals office is assisting in the arson investigation.
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Anyone with information is asked to call the Crisp County Sheriff's Office at (229) 276-2600 or the GBI at (229) 931-2439.