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  1. #1
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    Dec 2005

    NC - Durham, Body found behind school, Oct'07 - Cornelius Johnson


    Actually, I'm not sure if this is a "crime" yet, but here's the scoop:
    Body Found Behind Durham School

    Posted: Today at 11:31 a.m.
    Updated: Today at 12:29 p.m.
    Durham Police were investigating the Friday morning discovery of a badly decomposed body behind Bethesda Elementary School on South Miami Boulevard.
    A landscaper found the body, which was on school property between the back of the school and some woods and houses off Glenco Road, police said. The body appeared to have been in the woods for several weeks, police said

  2. #2
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    Feb 2004
    Well, it isn't too often that a body just turns up where there isn't signs of foul play.

  3. #3
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    Dec 2005
    LOL, Cali. I'm going to assume it's a crime too. Although here a body was found after a week in a creekbed and it turned out to be a missing woman that had some mental disabilities. She had just gone for a walk and probably slipped down the side of the ravine.

    I was trying to find if there were any missing people around Durham, but couldn't find anything.

  4. #4
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    Apr 2013
    From January 2008:


    A Raleigh man was arrested Friday and charged in the death of a man whose body was found behind Bethesda Elementary School in October...

    Cornelius Wayne Johnson, 26, of Raleigh, was found stabbed to death on Oct. 19 by a landscaping crew in some woods between Bethesda Elementary and houses off Glenco Road.

    Johnson had been reported missing to the Raleigh Police Department on Sept. 22.

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