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Waynesville PD: Investigation underway after missing man is found dead in creek

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WAYNESVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) -

The Waynesville Police Department says an investigation is underway after a man reported missing was found dead. 

Officers said Phillip N. Bowden was reported missing by his wife on Thursday. Bowden was last seen on Tuesday evening. 

According to officers, the police department received a call Thursday night regarding a found body on Hazelwood Avenue.

Police said Bowden's body was found in a creek. 

An autopsy will be performed to determine the manner and cause of death.

Anyone with information regarding the investigation is asked to contact the police department at (828-456-5363).

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