FAYETTEVILLE POLICE IDENTIFY REMAINS AS MISSING PERSON

09/01/2011

Donald W. Wilson, white-male, age 36, of Fayetteville, was reported missing to the Fayetteville Police Department on July 5, 2011.  On August 26, 2011 officers responded to a wooded area on E. Spring Street in Fayetteville, where a set of remains had been discovered.  The remains have been positively identified through fingerprints by the medical examiner's office as those of Donald W. Wilson.  The initial autopsy results indicated asphyxiation by strangulation.  There was nothing at the scene or in the initial autopsy results that indicated foul play.