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Body Of Missing Retired UD Professor Found

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WILMINGTON, Del. - The search for retired University of Delaware professor John Dohms is now over. The body of Dohms was found Friday in a wooded area in Newark.

He had been missing since Sept. 13, 2012, and was a professor of Microbiology of Infectious Diseases.

Dohms suffered from dementia, and a search for him in the woodlands surrounding White Clay Creek State Park was unsuccessful.

A forensic examination to determine the cause and manner of death is scheduled for Sunday.

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