Funeral arrangements set for USC student found dead in Peru

Updated: Jun. 29, 2017 at 4:38 PM EDT
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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Funeral arrangements have been set for Saturday for 24-year-old Seth Thomas.

Thomas went missing after going for a hike in Peru last Friday.

USC says his body was found Sunday afternoon. Thomas had been in a clinical program through Augusta University, with a Peruvian nonprofit to improve women's health.

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In a statement, his family says Seth would want everyone who was touched by his life to show compassion for one another and be at peace.

A GoFund Me account has also been set up by a friend and fellow student of Seth.

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