Nichole Hannahs

Body Found Along State Route Identified

by Nichole Hannahs on September 1, 2017 at 10:59 am

The Muskingum County Sheriff has released the identity of a body found along State Route 146 on August 31, 2017.

Sheriff Matt Lutz said the deceased is 50-year-old George Bragg who lived on Vroom Road.

The sheriff said he was last seen on August 4.

Sheriff Lutz said an ODOT worker was checking culverts off of State Route 146 west of Shannon Road when he came across the body.

An autopsy is being performed on Bragg.

The sheriff said the death is still being investigated as suspicious at this time.

If anyone has any information into this case you’re asked to call the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office.