Authorities ID body found near Antigo

Posted: Tuesday, September 3, 2013 --- 5:58 p.m.

ANTIGO, Wis. (AP) -- Authorities have released the name of a 77-year-old man whose body was found near Antigo last month.

The Langlade County sheriff's office identifies him as Leonard Allen Peth of Antigo.

WSAW-TV reports Peth was last seen in Antigo last February. His body was found Aug. 22 in a wooded area west of Antigo.

The cause of death is still under investigation, but the sheriff's office says foul play is not suspected.

Copyright 2013: Associated Press

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