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UNION COUNTY, S.C. (FOX Carolina) -- The Union County Coroner said that an autopsy confirmed a body discovered behind a church on February 14 is a man that was reported missing in January. 

Sheriff Taylor with the Union County Sheriff's Office says the body was found at the end of Williams Street behind Tabernacle Baptist Church.

Union County Coroner Holcombe later said they believe the deceased to be 30-year-old Mark Kevin Ammons Jr. 

Ammons Jr. was last heard from on January 19.

An autopsy performed by the Newberry Pathology Group on February 17 confirmed that the body was Ammons Jr. 

His death remains under investigation by the Union County Coroner's Office and the Union County Sheriff's Office with the assistance of SLED> 

Stay with FOX Carolina as we learn more. 

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