Authorities believe the body of Stephen Wolchok, 30, the missing Marine from Botetourt County, in New River, Virginia, has been found.
A hunter came across remains in a wooded area in southern Rockbridge County near Natural Bridge. Military and civilian ID was found.
Stephen’s dad, Gregory Wolchok reported his son missing in September. Stephen’s truck was found in the parking lot of the Valley View Baptist Church.
Stephen was a Corporal in the 2nd Marine Aircraft wing, stationed at Marine Corps Air Station New River.
The Medical Examiner will determine the cause of death and make a positive identification. No foul play was found.