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Body Found in Abingdon

The dead man has not been identified.

The body of a man was found in a wooded area in Abingdon.

Harford County sheriff's deputies were called to the 1300 block of Harford Town Drive around 2:30 p.m. Tuesday after someone reported finding a body in the wooded area nearby, according to a release from the sheriff's office.

Detectives found no obvious signs of foul play at the scene or on the body of the unidentified person, described only as a young black man,  according to police.

Police are working to identify the young man and awaiting the cause of death ruling from the Maryland Medical Examiner's Office.

Stay with Patch for updates.

Kirsten Dize October 24, 2012 at 03:39 AM
Until there is official confirmation of the name, Patch will delete any speculation as to the identity of the deceased. A comment from user "crazylady" has been deleted for this reason.
Rhonda October 24, 2012 at 03:54 AM
All I can say is I'm praying for the family's loss.. hope they find out how, why and who...
Megan October 24, 2012 at 01:51 PM
Omg that is horrible I live not far from there at all...scary

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