Lexington man found dead in wooded area identified

Michael Street in Lexington (Google)

Michael Street in Lexington (Google)

LEXINGTON, N.C. — A man who was found dead in a wooded area in Lexington has been identified as 38-year-old Jeffrey Lynn Thompson.

Police discovered Thompson, 38, around 1:30 p.m. Thursday near Michael Street after searching for him since March 25.

No foul play is suspected in the incident, but the investigation is ongoing.