From the Tribune staff reports
JEFFERSON COUNTY — The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office identified a man who was found dead on Cedar Mountain Road, near Clay-Palmerdale Road Tuesday night, Aug. 24.
“Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputies were dispatched to a location on Cedar Mountain Road near Clay Palmerdale Road to investigate an abandoned pickup truck that was running with the door open,” according to a statement issued by JCSO. “Upon arrival, deputies discovered the body of a deceased male who appeared to have been shot. There are currently no witnesses or suspects in this case.”
Detectives are investigating the case and have not yet been able to identify the victim. If you have any information regarding this case, please call Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777 or 205-325-1450, option 2.