WHITINGHAM — A missing man was found dead Friday.

According to the Vermont State Police, Jarred R. Bolognani, 27, of Whitingham, was located deceased by friends along Burrington Hill Road in Whitingham at about 9:45 a.m. on Friday. Bolognani was the subject of a missing-person investigation that began Thursday.

A joint investigation by Vermont State Police and the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner deemed that the death, although untimely, was not the result of foul play. An autopsy will be performed to determine an official cause and manner of death.