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Police find body of missing Durham woman

Posted June 10, 2009 11:23 p.m. EDT
Updated June 11, 2009 1:37 p.m. EDT

— The body of a missing Durham woman was discovered in the woods behind 823 Shay Drive Wednesday evening, according to the Durham County Sheriff’s Office.

Wanda Lynn Justice, 54, of Durham, was last seen on May 23.

Deputies said they arrested Rasheem Davis, 34, of Durham, with Justice's death. Davis confessed to stabbing Justice, deputies said.

Davis was also reported missing in May, deputies said.

The relationship between Justice and Davis was not immediately known.

Anyone with information about Justice's death is asked to call the Durham County Sheriff’s Office at 919-560-0885.