Body found in woods behind Clayton County home identified as missing teen

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. — A body found in the woods behind a Clayton County home on Tuesday has been identified as a teenager reported missing a week ago.

Clayton County police officers were called to a home on the 6000 block of Saganaw Drive in Rex on Tuesday after a body was found behind a home in the area.

In a news conference Thursday afternoon, investigators said the body had been identified as that of 15-year-old Logan Wade.

Wade was reported missing October 7 after going to meet someone known as Shrek at a Krispy Kreme in Stockbridge to buy marijuana.

Investigators say the teen was found shot to death.

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Several persons of interest have been identified and multiple witnesses are cooperating with police.

If you have any information about this case, you’re asked to contact the Clayton County Police Department at 770-477-3747 or Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS.

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