Family: Body of missing Roswell man found in park

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FULTON COUNTY, Ga. —

The family of James Morris, who has been missing for weeks, told Channel 2 Action News that his body was found today in Fulton County.

Morris was last seen Dec. 4 at his home in Sandy Springs.

Sandy Springs Police said a fisherman found the body of a man around 11 a.m. Thursday near a floating dock at Overlook Park off Morgan Falls Road. The body was recovered and taken to the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office for identification.

Morris’ family told Channel 2’s Mike Petchenik the body is that of the 71-year-old.