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Authorities identify victim found in burned car

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Firefighters found a body in the charred remains of a car Tuesday morning. Firefighters found a body in the charred remains of a car Tuesday morning.
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DEKALB COUNTY, AL (WAFF) -

Authorities have identified the man found dead inside a burning vehicle.

It happened Tuesday morning on County Road 135 in Geraldine. Firefighters responded to a car fire and later found a body inside.

Authorities identified the victim as 38-year-old Gary Lee Willis of Boaz. They said he died from multiple gunshot wounds. Investigators said the vehicle was from Etowah County and Willis was listed as missing.

The DeKalb County Sheriff's Department is pursuing several leads in the case. You are asked to contact them if you have any information.

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