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Man's Body Found on Fayetteville Creek Bank

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FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. — Police are investigating the death of a 47-year-old man found on the bank of Cross Creek bank behind a store Monday afternoon.

A man saw the body of Milton Torrey of 425 Washington Dr. while walking along the creek behind the V-Point Super Market at 447 Murchison Road about 12:45 p.m., police said.

Police said they were awaiting an autopsy to determine how Torrey died. They did not disclose whether they considered the death suspicious.