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Body Found in Leon County Near Gadsden County Border

Body Found in Leon County Near Gadsden County Border
Posted at 5:53 PM, Dec 17, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-18 12:52:26-05

LEON Co., FL (WTXL) - The Leon County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deceased person in the Ochlockonee River near State Road 27 North (North Monroe) near the border with Gadsden County.

Around 4:30 Thursday afternoon, the sheriff's office says a Florida Highway Patrol Trooper found an abandoned car on the side of the road and later discovered the body.

Deputies are saying the body is a white male.

According to deputies, the investigation is still in its early stages.

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