Man found dead in Winder

WINDER -- Barrow County authorities are investigating a Friday morning death as a homicide, officials said.

According to reports, sheriff's deputies responded to 1058 Clacktown Road at about 8:45 a.m. in reference to an unresponsive person.

The victim, a white man, was dead when they arrived, reports said.

Investigator Matt Guthas said the incident is being investigated but did not release further details or a suspected manner of death.

"The investigation continues and more information will be released as it becomes available," Guthas said.