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Body found in Weiss Lake identified as missing man

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Michael Adam Maddox. Source: Cedar Bluff Police Department Michael Adam Maddox. Source: Cedar Bluff Police Department
CHEROKEE COUNTY, AL (WBRC) -

Cedar Bluff police say a body found in Weiss Lake on Sunday is that of a man who has been missing for a month.

Forensics experts from Jacksonville State University identified the body as Michael Adam Maddox, 31, according to Cedar Bluff police.

Maddox went missing on Sunday, Feb. 16 around 10 p.m. and was last seen in the Riverside Campground off of County Road 131 in Cedar Bluff. His body was found Sunday, March 16 around 4 p.m. near the Riverside Campground.

The exact cause of Maddox's death is still under investigation by Cedar Bluff police and other agencies.

"Chief Walden and all officers with the Cedar Bluff Police Department wish to extend our sincere condolences to Adam's family through this difficult time," the police department said on their Facebook page.

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