The body of a missing Gordon County man has been found in Emerson, according to Gordon Sheriff Mitch Ralston.
According to previous reports from Ralston:
- Robert Shane Reeves, 56, was reported missing by family members on Thursday. Reeves was last seen at his home on Covington Lane at about 7:30 a.m. Police in Emerson (Bartow County) found his vehicle off Ga. 293 Thursday night.
- Emerson and Bartow County authorities conducted an extensive search of the surrounding area without further result.
- But on Sunday, his body was discvered in the Emerson area. Ralston says authorities there “are in charge of the investigation of the circumstances surrounding his death.”
Adds Ralston: “Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family in their time of loss and grief.”