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Man Reported Missing Found Dead in Warren County

Date of News Release: 06/17/2016

(Bowling Green, KY) - The Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green was requested by the Warren County Sheriff's Department at approx. 8:16 pm last night to investigate a body that was discovered in a wooded area off of Happy Hollow Road in Warren County.

The preliminary investigation indicated that the body identified as David Aycock (37) of Franklin was found dead in a wooded area approx. 100 feet from the roadway in the 800 block of Happy Hollow Road. Mr. Aycock had just been reported missing by his mother and girlfriend to the Simpson County Sheriff's Department on Thursday, June 15, 2016. The vehicle he was operating was located on Happy Hollow Road which sparked a search of the area by family where he was located.

Mr. Aycock was found with no apparent injuries other than some superficial scratches to his body and no obvious cause of death. An autopsy will be performed today at the Medical Examiner's Office in Louisville.

The investigation is still ongoing and being conducted by Detective Jeremy Hodges. No other information is available for release at this time.