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Authorities Investigate Body In Vance County

Posted December 14, 2005 1:02 a.m. EST

— The Vance County Sheriff's Office is investigating a body that was found at a wildlife refuge.

Authorities said that the victim was found leaning over a railing with a head injury.

Authorities said the man appears to have been stabbed but it is not known if it was a self-inflicted injury.

The location of the body is along Highway 39 north near Williamsboro Wayside.