BRUNSWICK, GA. | Human remains found in rural woods Tuesday are definitely those of a missing woman whose son is charged with murder in her death, police said Wednesday.
Members of hunting club reported about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday that they had found suspected human remains in an area between the Thalmann and Sterling communities north of Brunswick, Sgt. Brian Scott of the Glynn County police said.
Police responded to an area about 150 yards north of Georgia 32 six miles west of the Sterling community where investigators found evidence indicating the body there was that of 72-year-old Linda Mansfield, Scott said.
“It’s her. We’ve notified the family,” Scott said.
The Georgia Bureau of Investigation will conduct an autopsy on the body and make positive identification, he said.
“Until then, we can’t say it officially, but we know it’s her,” Scott said.
About 11 a.m. Wednesday, a