Homicide Under Investigation In Giles County

Posted at 1:51 PM, Sep 10, 2018

Authorities in Giles County are investigating a homicide on Highway 31.

The crime happened near Ella West Circle, according to the Giles County Sheriff's Office.

Officials identified the victim as 57-year-old Melvin Hyde.

One person has been taken into custody, but authorities said that was for unrelated charges.

Further details were not released. The investigation into Hyde’s death remained ongoing.