A Lakewood councilman says the body found in a Jerusalem forest is likely that of a missing New Jersey student.

Councilman Meir Lichtenstein said at a news conference today that police in Israel believe that they've found the body of Aharon Sofer.

Authorities have been searching for the 23-year-old Lakewood man since he went missing during a hike with a friend in the forest last week....

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