Man found dead in park was reported missing last week - | WBTV Charlotte

Man found dead in park was reported missing last week

Eric Wright Eric Wright
Location where body found in Little Sugar Creek at Alexander Street Park Location where body found in Little Sugar Creek at Alexander Street Park
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

Police say the man found dead in Alexander Street Park has been identified as 50-year-old Eric Wright, who had been missing since last week. 

Family members reported Wright missing Friday morning. Police said his mother was concerned for his well being after he left home Wednesday without his medication. 

A person walking the trail in the park spotted his body in Little Sugar Creek Sunday morning. 

Little Sugar Creek runs through Alexander Street Park along the 700 block of 12th Street. 

Investigators do not suspect foul play in Wright's death.

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