Homicide in Yadkinville under investigation

Staff Report

YADKINVILLE — On Sept. 2 at about 12:04 p.m., the Yadkin County Sheriffs Office received a call in reference to a body found lying in a driveway of a residence on Hoots Road. The deceased was Jack Wilson Brooks, 68, of Yadkinville. The death is being investigated as a homicide, reported Yadkin County Sheriff Ricky Oliver Tuesday.

Brook’s body was sent to Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center for an autopsy to determine the cause of death. The Yadkin County Sheriff’s Office is conducting the investigation with the assistance of North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation.

Additional details were not available as of press time.

Staff Report

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