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Prosthetic leg found in NC river, owner being sought

A photo of the leg found in the Dan River. (Rockingham County Sheriff's Office) A photo of the leg found in the Dan River. (Rockingham County Sheriff's Office)
ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

Deputies in Rockingham County are trying to find the owner of a prosthetic leg found by kayakers.

The below-the-knee prosthetic was found on Wednesday, July 12, on the Dan River near Wentworth. The kayakers that found it turned it over to the Sheriff's Office.

Officials say attempts to locate the owner using the serial number on the leg have been unsuccessful.

Anyone with information about the possible owner of the leg is asked to call Detective Mary Jane Webb at 336-634-3232.

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