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Hunters find body in woods near Marion, may be fugitive who escaped last winter

Staff Report • Oct 7, 2009 at 12:00 AM

The Bristol Herald Courier is reporting that hunters found a decomposed body in the woods south of Marion on Saturday.Police said no identification was found on the body but they believe it could be the remains of David Wayne Richardons, 37, a fugitive who led police on a failed, days-long manhunt through the mountains around Attoway, last winter. Richardson had been charged with felonious breaking and entering with the intent to commit a felony, before he fled into the forest.Read the full report at the Bristol Herald Courier's web site.

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