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Police investigating case of body found in Wayne County, WV

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The West Virginia State Police are handling the investigation into a body that was found in the area of 12 Pole Creek, off of Route 37, in East Lynn in Wayne County, at about 4:30 p.m. Thursday, March 6.

Police have not officially identified the body, but family and friends of Mark Spurlock, who was reported missing on Wednesday night, strongly believe it is the body of Mr. Spurlock.

We are also told that relatives who had been out searching on Thursday were the ones that discovered the body and alerted police.

The cause of death is under investigation.