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Body in Sequatchie River identified as Whitwell man

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A body found in the Sequatchie River last month has been identified as that of a man reported missing in November 2013.

Marion County Sheriff Ronnie "Bo" Burnett said Friday that the body was identified as that of 60-year-old Whitwell, Tenn., resident James William "Billy" Jones.

Investigators are waiting to hear from the medical examiner to determine whether foul play was involved, the sheriff said.

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