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Missing Piedmont man found dead in creek

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PIEDMONT, MO (KFVS) - A missing Piedmont man has been found dead in a creek.

Someone found the body of Justin Ablan, 21, around noon Thursday in the McKenzie Creek.

He had been missing since January 14.

His family says they knew something was wrong when he didn't show up to see his daughter that weekend.

Police are not suspecting foul play, but are investigating.

An autopsy is scheduled for Friday.

Piedmont Police Chief Richard Sanders says he wants to thank everyone who helped search for Ablan.

Crews were out at 10 a.m. Thursday searching for him.

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