Homicide investigation underway after Cairo man found dead in home

By: Fletcher Keel | WCTV Eyewitness News
January 1, 2019

CAIRO, Ga. (WCTV) -- The Cairo Police Department is investigating after a man was found dead in his residence in the 400 block of 6th Street.

Officials say they received a call around 11 a.m. Tuesday regarding an unresponsive man and when officers arrived, they found the body of 62-year-old Donald Vandergiff inside.

CPD say due to the visible injuries that Vandergriff had, the case is being treated as a homicide. Officials did not specify what injuries Vandergriff sustained.

Cairo Police say they are working with the Georgia Bureau of Investigation. Officials ask anyone with information to call 229-378-3096 or 229-225-4090.