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Body found in Durham woods identified

Posted January 17, 2010 5:31 p.m. EST
Updated March 13, 2010 12:22 p.m. EST

— A body found in the woods off Woodcroft Parkway in Durham Friday morning has been identified as a missing Durham man.

Willis Bobbylee Portee, 29, of Durham, was reported missing shortly before Christmas, police said.

The cause of Portee's death remains under investigation, but there were no obvious signs of trauma on his body.