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U.S. Navy sailor's body returns to Wayne County

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WAYNE COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - The body of a U.S. Navy sailor has returned home to Wayne County.

Petty Officer Dominique Cruz arrived in Wayne county shortly after 2 p.m. Residents lined the streets to welcome her home.

She served aboard the U.S.S. Halsey as part of the U.S. 5th Fleet.

Cruz was reported missing last Tuesday when she didn't report for duty. Her body was found 18 hours later in the Gulf of Oman.

 

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