New information expected to be released in death investigation of missing Columbus man

New information expected to be released in death investigation of missing Columbus man

RUSSELL COUNTY, ALABAMA (WTVM) - Police and family have called off the search for a local man after his body was discovered.

The body of 50-year-old Samuel Hewitt, Jr. was located in Russell County.

He was reportedly last seen on surveillance video at CVS on Macon Road on Friday, May 18.

Per the request of local law enforcement, no further details are being released at this time.

Officials plan to release more information upon completion of the death investigation.

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Posted by WTVM News Leader 9 on Tuesday, November 20, 2018

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