Corey Matthews found dead over the weekend
Franklin County investigators have interviewed several individuals in Coffee County in connection with the murder of a 26-year-old Cowan man. The body of 26-year-old Corey Matthews was found Sunday afternoon in a cornfield in the Cowan area. The state medical examiner ruled that Matthews died of blunt force trauma to the head. Sheriff Tim Fuller stated Tuesday morning that investigators are making “great progress” in their investigation and that he feels positive that the investigation in moving in the right direction.