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FBI Finds A Body, Not Confirmed To Be Missing Hania Aguilar


FBI Agents and Lumberton Police Department Detectives found a body in an area off Wire Grass Road in Robeson County around 4:45 this afternoon.  

The body has not been positively identified, but investigators with the FBI, Lumberton PD, the SBI and the Robeson County Sheriff's Office were following leads related to the search for 13-year-old Hania Aguilar when the discovery was made.  


Officials said they have notified Hania's family, but no confirmation has been made of the identity of the body found. Aguilar was abducted outside her home off Elizabethtown Road in Lumberton, N.C on the morning of Nov. 5.