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Charlotte park reopens after man found dead

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CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police have reopened a Charlotte park after a missing man was found dead Thursday morning.

Police closed Reedy Creek Park around 9:30 a.m.

A 61-year-old man committed suicide, police say. He was reported missing by family members on Wednesday night.

The park is heavily wooded and lies off of Rocky River Road in northeast Charlotte.

Park officials say the park was reopened by 12:30 p.m.

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