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Body of Missing Spring Lake Man Found

Posted October 30, 1996

— The body of 37-year-old Gus Ward was found Wednesday morning along the banks of the lower Little River. Ward had been missing from his Spring Lake home since last week.

Authorities had been searching the river since his family reported Ward missing.

There is no word yet on how the drowning occurred.


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