Body of missing person found in Buford creek

BUFORD — The body of a deceased male was found Saturday morning face down in a creek in the area of 4076 Sudderth Road in unincorporated Buford.

According to the Gwinnett Police Department, the body was found about 11:45 a.m. and officers were notified by the family of a missing male who had been searching for their family member in the area.

Members of the Gwinnett County Police Homicide Unit were dispatched to the scene, along with members of the Crime Scene Investigation Unit and the Gwinnett County Medical Examiner’s Office.

The identity of the male, as well as the cause of death, have not been determined.

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