Columbus police investigate 'suspicious death'

Columbus police are investigating what they say is a "suspicious" death.

A little after midnight this morning, the body of Anthony Jerome King, 27, of Columbus was found lying in the road in the 900 block of Farr Road.

Police Lt. Steve Cox said the body did have road rash. The cause of death is unknown at this time and the body has been sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation in Atlanta.