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Fishermen Find Body in Cape Fear River

JANUARY 12, 2006 -- Officials in Cumberland County are searching for answers after two men found a body in the Cape Fear River.

Authorities say two men were fishing in the river Thursday afternoon when they discovered the body lying along an embankment. The body was badly decomposed but authorities belive it's that of a white man.

The body has been taken to Chapel Hill for an autopsy.

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