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Missing man's body found

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PENDLETON, Ore. -- Umatilla County Sheriff's Deputies found the body of a man who went missing back in 2009.

Jason Sartin, 33, has been missing since November 2009. Wednesday, April 14th, a Sheriff's Deputy and Oregon State Police Trooper found a vehicle in the Tiger Canyon area.

Sartin's body was found and removed on Friday. His body will be transported to the Oregon State Medical Examiners office for an autopsy and positive identification.

Rhonda Sartin, the mother of Jason, spoke to KNDU today. She says she is happy to have closure, and that her son has come home.

The case is still under investigation.