- Associated Press - Monday, December 1, 2014

MARKED TREE, Ark. (AP) - Authorities in northeast Arkansas say foul play is suspected in the death of a person whose body was discovered by deputies responding to a vehicle fire.

Poinsett County Sheriff Larry Mills says deputies discovered the body Saturday night after they received a call about a burning truck. They say the vehicle was on a levee near Marked Tree.

Mills didn’t say what gender the person was or where the body was found. He says the body has been sent to the state medical examiner.

Arkansas State Police are assisting with the investigation.

No arrests have been reported.

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