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Ruston police are continuing their investigation today into the death of a local man whose body was found Monday in a wooded area south of West Woodhaven Avenue. Detectives located the remains of Gary Goodling, 71, about 2 p.m. Monday, Deputy Police Chief Clint Williams said. “There are currently no signs of foul play, but Goodling’s body has been sent for an autopsy,” Williams said on Tuesday. Goodling lived on East Woodhaven Avenue, across U.S. 167 and about one third of a mile from where his remains were found. Though family and friends had not seen Goodling since Jan. 31, he was not...

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