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Body found in sleeping bag is missing Ohio man

William York, Sr (Photo provided) William York, Sr (Photo provided)
York and Terrel were arrested and charged with drug and theft offenses. (Miami Co. Jail) York and Terrel were arrested and charged with drug and theft offenses. (Miami Co. Jail)
UNION, KY (FOX19) -

Officials have identified the decomposed body found in a Boone County creek as 88-year-old William York, Senior.

Officials say Boone County Water Rescue located and recovered the badly decomposed body inside a sleeping bag in Union, Ky, near Hathaway and Riddles Run roads Wednesday afternoon.

York was last seen on May 30 leaving his Tipp City, Ohio home.

Investigators say two people have been arrested in connection to the case.

Yorks's granddaughter, Hope Olivia Earnshaw York, and her boyfriend Richard Terrel are being held at the Miami County Jail on unrelated charges.

Autopsy results to determine York's cause of death are pending.

Police are trying to track York's whereabouts since he went missing and ask anyone with information to call them at (937) 667-3112.

Boone County officials were acting on a request from Tipp City authorities from information gathered in their investigations.

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