HILLSBOROUGH, N.C. (WNCN) - Officials have released the identity of a body that was found just inside the wood line Tuesday off Highway 86 near Interstate 85, the Orange County Sheriff's Office said.
The body of Darrell Wayne Staley, 51, of Hillsborough was found just across from Tractor Supply at 1701 Highway 86 in Hillsborough.
A press release from the Orange County Sheriff's Office said the body was decomposing.
The cause of death is still unknown and the sheriff's office said nothing at the scene indicated foul play.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Investigator K. Goodwin at 919-245-2918.
No other information was immediately available.
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