At approximately 9:30 AM this morning, Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputies were notified of a body located in the woods in Brighton. According to reports, the currently unidentified body of a male was located in the woods near Oak Ridge Road. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
Detectives are conducting an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the homicide and are in the process of interviewing a person of interest. Should you have any information regarding this incident, please contact Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777, or you may contact the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450, option 2.