Most Wanted fugitive Frederick McLean found dead, decomposed in S.C. home
OCONEE COUNTY, S.C. (WYFF/WMBF) - One of the U.S. Marshals 15 most-wanted has been found dead in the Upstate.
Frederick Cecil McLean, 70, who had been on the run for more than 16 years, was found dead in Seneca after a neighbor went to check on him.
U.S. Marshals said the neighbor found a decomposing body in the home on Jennifer Lane on Nov. 6 and called authorities.
On Nov. 15, an autopsy was done and a fingerprint was obtained and compared to the known fingerprints on file for McLean.
A positive identification was confirmed based on the fingerprint analysis, U.S. Marshals said.
No foul play is suspected in McLean’s death, U.S. Marshals said.
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