Body found behind Rockmart grocery store Thursday
6/16/2017 6:30 p.m.
Police are investigating the death of a woman found in a tent behind the Ingles grocery store in Rockmart.
According to Rockmart Police Chief Keith Sorrells, the woman was found at around 4:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon in a tent behind the grocery store.
The woman’s identity is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.
Polk County Coroner Tony Brazier pronounced the woman dead at the scene at 4:40 p.m.
No cause of death has yet been determined.
Her body is being sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab for a full autopsy.
Chief Sorrells said that there was no obvious signs of foul play.