The Summit County Medical Examiner's office has confirmed the body of a man who was found this morning in a wooded area near Laurel Lake Retirement Community is that of William J. Brown, 74, who was last seen at about 10 a.m. Friday.
Brown, a resident at Laurel Lake, an independent living area, had been missing since about 10 a.m. Friday.
Hudson police found the body at 7:49 a.m. this morning while searching for Brown.
Dental records positively identified him.
An autopsy has been scheduled and will be performed tomorrow.