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Search Continues For Slain 80-Year-Old's Missing Truck

Posted January 15, 2006

— Authorities have yet to locate the missing truck of an 80-year-old woman who investigators believe was killed.

On Jan. 11, the body of Ruthie Morgan, who had been reported missing, was found on a farm she owned. Witnesses last saw Morgan at a feed store near her farm located on Highways 705 and 24/27 near Robbins.

Authorities said Morgan's light blue Ford F-100 pickup truck -- with North Carolina license plate


-- was missing and conducted searches nearby the farm last week for the truck, suspects and evidence.

Anyone with information that may help investigators should contact the Moore County Sheriff's Office at (910) 947-2931.


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