Deputies Investigating A Body Found In Fayette County

FAYETTE COUNTY, WV (WOAY) – The Fayette County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a body found in the Beckwith area.

The body was found off of Bachman Road of Fayette County.

Police are working to identify the body at this time. It is unknown if the body found is that of a man who went missing near the first of the month.

Sheriff Mike Fridley says, “Even though there is a recent report of a missing person in that area,  we will not prematurely speculate as to the identity of the individual until a proper and thorough examination is conducted by the Medical Examiner.”

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