Richmond County officials identify homeless man found dead on Broad Street

Officers attend to a dead body found Friday morning on Broad Street. Deputy Coroner Johnny McDonald said Frank Brooks, 65, who had been homeless for several years, died of natural causes.

The coroner’s office has identified a homeless man found dead Friday morning on Broad Street.

Deputy Coroner Johnny McDonald said Frank Brooks, 65, who had been homeless for several years, died of natural causes.

His body was found at Fifth and Broad streets about 8 a.m.

Brooks, a registered sex offender, had two outstanding warrants with the probation department.

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