Identity released of man found dead in Walmart parking lot


The identity has been released of the man found dead Tuesday afternoon inside a car outside Walmart in Cartersville.

Bartow County Coroner Joel Guyton said the man has been identified as 26-year-old Jordan Fontana of Canton.

Guyton said Fontana’s body has been sent to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation Crime Lab for an autopsy, and the results would come back sometime next week.

Bartow County Sheriff’s Public Information Officer Jonathan Rogers said Tuesday the death appeared to be “medical-related” and no foul play was suspected.