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Missing Man Found Deceased In Wooded Area

Missing Man Found Deceased In Wooded Area

Monday afternoon (August 10), deputies with the Iredell County Sheriff’s Office found the body of a missing man on Laurel Cove Road in Statesville. The body of 50-year-old Curtis Allen Wuellner of Laurel Cove Road was located in a heavily wooded area approximately a mile from the home.

Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Patrol Deputies, detectives, and other first responders, including Iredell County Search and Rescue and other local fire departments had been searching in the area since late Saturday evening (August 8).

The investigation is on-going and the Sheriff’s Office is awaiting additional information from the Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the exact cause of death.