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Body found in woods off I-40 near Hammond Rd.

Posted December 8, 2012

— A body was found Saturday a quarter mile off of the road along Interstate 40, near the Hammond Road exit, authorities confirmed Saturday.

Authorities said a call came in at 3:10 p.m. Saturday for a male body lying dead in the wooded area.

No other details were released because of an ongoing investigation.

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  • ironmanp Dec 10, 4:27 p.m.

    I wonder if this has something to do with the greenway on Garner Rd being taped off with the large Police Crime Scene Bus and Cop cars?

  • FamMon Dec 10, 3:17 p.m.

    How about an update?