Man's body found downtown

The body of a homeless man was found by a fisherman this afternoon under a downtown Augusta bridge.

David Dunaway, 48, of Carrollton, Ga., was found under the River Watch bridge west of 15th Street, Chief Deputy Coroner Mark Bowen said. He said the death is being treated as a homicide.

"He's been here two or three days, and there's been some decomposition," Mr. Bowen said.

The body was being sent to the crime lab in Augusta to determine the cause of death.

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