Sheriff: Human remains found in Washington County identified as missing man

WTGS - 03-21


WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ga. -- Human remains discovered by a railroad worker outside of Davisboro on March 18 have been confirmed to be a man missing from Tennille since March 5. Sheriff Thomas Smith said his office, the Georgia Bureau of Investigations, and the GBI's crime lab all examined the evidence to positively identify the remains as 26-year-old Brian Purnell Davis.