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UPDATE: Body found in Raleigh County creek identified

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BECKLEY (WVVA) - The body of a man found last week in a creek near the North Beckley PSD has been identified.

The body of 32-year-old Bobby Joe Pauley was found on Feb. 8 by an employee of the PSD.

Police are still awaiting autopsy results on the cause of death, but say it doesn't appear that there was any foul play.

Pauley was last known to reside in the Beckley area.

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BECKLEY (WVVA) -- Police are working to identify a body found in Raleigh County Saturday morning.

An employee with North Beckley PSD found a man dead in the creek near North Beckley PSD and Stanaford Mine Road.

There was no obvious foul play.  The body is in the hands of the medical examiner in Charleston for an autopsy.

The identity will not be released until word is given from the medical examiner, and the family is notified. 

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