- Associated Press - Monday, January 4, 2016

MONETTE, Ark. (AP) - Craighead County authorities say a Monette man has been killed in a shop fire.

KAIT-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1O0CYlo ) that 63-year-old Marvin Riggs was found dead in the building Sunday. A woman who lived near the building called authorities to report the fire and said a person might be inside.

Sgt. Dustin Norwood said firefighters found Riggs’ body after extinguishing the flames.

A suspected cause of the fire has not been released, although Norwood said no foul play is suspected.

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Information from: KAIT-TV, https://www.kait8.com/


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