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Reward offered in Moore County murder case

Posted August 28, 2014 1:58 p.m. EDT

— The Moore County Sheriff's Office is offering a reward for information leading to an arrest in the death of a Seagrove man.

Firefighters found Elden Kitson Vanderwall, 71, dead in his home at 216 Brewer Road while they were responding to a fire around 4:20 a.m. Saturday.

An autopsy found that his death was not the result of a fire, authorities said, although they haven't said how Vanderwall died.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact the sheriff's office at 910-947-2931 or the department's anonymous tip line at 910-947-4444.