Human remains found in Jackson County earlier this month have been positively identified as that of a missing Oak Hill man.
In a social media post made on Tuesday, January 21st., Jackson County Sheriff Tedd Frazier announced the remains found on Saturday, January 11th near CH & D Road are that of Benjamin Michael Saylor.
Mr. Saylor was last in contact with his family on July 26th of 2019. He was reported missing three days later.
The cause of Mr. Saylor’s death remains under investigation. Sheriff Frazier says his office will not release any further information until the investigation is complete.