ROBESON COUNTY N.C. (WMBF) – The vehicle a missing Robeson County man was last seen driving was found Wednesday with a deceased man inside, authorities said.
According to a press release from the Robeson County Sheriff’s Office, the vehicle was found in the 13000 block of Highway 301 South in Rowland after leaving the road and colliding with a tree.
Based on the investigation, the body is believed that of 62-year-old Charles Henry Leggett, who was reported missing by his family on July 13, according to law enforcement. He had last been seen on July 10 around 6:30 p.m. on Birdhouse Road in Rowland.
The body h as been sent to the North Carolina Medical Examiner’s Office in Raleigh to confirm the identity and cause of death.