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Body Found in Cove

BY LEANN DILBECK –

The Polk County Sheriff’s Department has confirmed that a body was discovered in Cove Tuesday, April 25.  According to the statement released by the Department, they received a call at approximately 1:20 p.m. of a “suspicious object” in a creek southeast of Cove, Ark.

Upon arrival, Deputies discovered the body of an unidentified white female.  The Sheriff’s Department and Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division were on scene the rest of the day securing the site, collecting evidence, and recovering the body.  The Department confirmed that the body has been sent to the Arkansas State Crime Lab to determine the identity and cause of death.

Sheriff Scott Sawyer stated that is was a “rapidly developing case” and promised to release more information as it became available.

Pulse Multi-Media will continue to follow this developing story and keep the public informed at MyPulseNews.com and on KENA 104.1FM.

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