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One year since disappearance of Jonny Dorey

Posted by Phillip Newsome

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - It's been one year since the disappearance of VCU student Jonny Dorey. 

A spokesman for VCU Police says the investigation is still open.

Last September, Dorey's parents planted a tree on the VCU campus in their son's memory. They believe he was depressed and committed suicide by drinking a bottle of gin and jumping into the James River.

 His belongings were recovered from the dock near Rocketts Landing, but his body was never found.

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