According to results from the GBI crime lab, 26 year-old Marika Marie Nelson, died as the result of a meth overdose in Heritage Park last May 30.


According to Floyd County Deputy Coroner Gene Proctor has identified the body found behind the levy at Heritage Park as 25-year old Marika Marie Nelson.

Reports said that Nelson’s body was found around 4 p.m on Monday.

Proctor said that it appeared that the body had been deceased for sometime before it was discovered.

Nelson will be sent to the GBI crime lab for an autopsy.

For more information watch CVN’s interview with Mr. Proctor.