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Robeson County law enforcement discover body while searching for man missing since July 5

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

ROBESON COUNTY, NC (WMBF) – Law enforcement discovered a body in a wooded area Monday afternoon during a search for a Robeson County man who has been missing since last Wednesday.

Robeson County Sheriff Kenneth Sealey said the body was discovered around 4:30 p.m. in the woods off Pleasant Hope Road in the Fairmont area.

He added it was a helicopter crew who spotted the body.

A positive identification has not yet been made, according to Sealey.

The discovery came as law enforcement were searching for Tomase Jermaine Bristow, who went missing on July 5 and was last seen on Horne Camp Road and Fairgrove Road in the Fairmont area.

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