The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is investigating a death in Screven County.
On Tuesday at approximately 12:16 p.m., the Screven County fire department and sherrif’s office responded to reports of a house fire at 5749 Statesboro Highway in Sylvania, according to a news release from the GBI.
Upon entering the home, firefighters discovered the body of Lisa Scott, 56.
Scott’s death is being investigated as a homicide. The cause of death and the fire are currently under investigation, the release states.
Anyone with information can contact the GBI at (912) 871-1121 or the Screven County Sheriff’s Office at (912) 564-2013.