RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is looking for information in regards to the death of Elias Delk.

According to the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office, Delk was murdered on June 15th at the Dollar General on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in Augusta.


Authorities say deputies responded at approximately 4:44 A.M. in reference to a suspicion situation, and when deputies arrived, they located a deceased male – later identified as Delk – with injuries that appeared to be from multiple blunt force trauma.

According to the Richmond County Coroner’s Office, Delk was pronounced dead on the scene at 5:45 A.M.

The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is requesting any witnesses or anyone with information to come forward and contact the Richmond County Sheriff’s Office regarding this incident at (706) 432-5281 or (706) 821-1080.