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Published On: Mon, Sep 28th, 2015

Missing South Carolina man, Woodrow Wilson Kelley, identified as body found in Lake Blalock

The Spartanburg County Coroner’s Office said the body of a missing endangered man was found Saturday was indeed the body found drowned this last week.

A deputy from the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office said a body was found in the lake, reported by witnesses from the Highway 221 bridge blocked off as officials investigated the scene.

The coroner’s office identified the victim on Sunday at Woodrow Wilson Kelley Jr., 68, of Spartanburg. Kelley was reported missing on September 24 as his wife told the deputies that she thought he was going for a walk and then to the barber shop, but he never returned home.

A deputy from the Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office said a body was found in the Lake Blalock.

 

Assistant chief investigator Ellen Holmes said an autopsy will be completed and toxicology results sent to determine the cause and manner of death.

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