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Found Body Identified as Missing Elderly Man

Posted April 16, 1998 7:00 a.m. EDT

— A body found Wednesday in a wooded area near Fayetteville State University has now been positively identified as a missing 70-year-old man.

James Boykin walked away from the Elderlodge Rest Home in February.

Fayetteville Police were able to make a positive identification through dental records. Police say they do not suspect foul play.