Body of missing man found in Alabaster

BIRMINGHAM,AL (WBRC)- A missing Bessemer man was found dead Saturday morning in Alabaster.

Robert Abernathy had been missing for more than a week.  Family and volunteers with Metropolitan Church of God in Hoover found Abernathys body Saturday morning in a wooded area off of Old Highway 31.

Authorities said an autopsy will be performed Monday to determine the cause of death.

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