Nathan Marshall (Facebook)

Nathan Marshall (Facebook)

(CBS) – The identity of a man found wrapped in a carpet and dumped in the woods in Northwest Indiana is now known.

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The Lake County Coroner’s office says family members have identified the man as Nathan Marshall, 30, of Whiting, Ind. He had been reported as missing in December.

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His body was found late Wednesday afternoon about a half-mile off Fairbanks Street in Gary, by a boy riding an all-terrain vehicle.

A person of interest is in custody, Gary Police Sgt. Ed Jenkins. He would not comment further, saying autopsy results were expected Friday.

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