2014-01-14 by: Sergeant Hancel Woods
Welaka, FL: At approximately 1:45 pm on Sunday January 12, 2014, Putnam County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to 271 Beecher Springs Road in reference to the discovery of decomposed human remains. The remains were discovered by a hunter following a game trail. The Medical Examiners Office has identified the body as 40 year old Thaddeus James Henderson of Welaka and have ruled the cause of death as suicide. Henderson’s family reported him missing to the Welaka Police Department after he was last seen on November 28, 2013.