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Body found at boat ramp ID'ed as missing Va. man

Wednesday - 2/26/2014, 2:11pm  ET

HENRICO, Va. (AP) -- Police say a body found at a boat ramp in Powhatan has been identified as that of a missing Henrico County man.

Henrico County Police said Wednesday that 24-year-old Jaime Cruz-Avila's death is being investigated as a homicide.

Cruz-Avila was last seen on Feb. 5. His burned vehicle was found at Watkins Landing boat ramp the next day. Police announced the body's discovery at the boat ramp on Feb. 12 but didn't say when it was found.

The investigation is continuing.

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