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Decomposed body found in Lumberton woods

Posted August 10

— A decomposed male body was located Tuesday in a wooded area.

Around 10 p.m., officers with the Lumberton Police Department responded to a wooded area at the end of Leggett Street. The man's body was located.

Due to decomposition, a positive identification cannot be made at this time, officials said. The body will be sent to an medical examiner for positive identification and cause of death.

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