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Ben Hill body identified

September 14, 2006

Ben Hill County - We now know the identity of a body discovered last week in Ben Hill County. Ben Hill Sheriff's investigators say 60-year old John Lee Vernon Day of Wilcox County was reported missing nearly four months ago. His body was found in an abandoned building behind Sybil's Lounge on Highway 11 north of Fitzgerald Friday.

Investigators are still trying to determine the cause of death. Anyone with information about Day's disappearance should contact the Ben Hill County Sheriff's Office.

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