Body is found in wooded area of Pemiscot County

JONESBORO (KAIT)--Authorities say a body was found east of Interstate 55 in Pemiscot County on Tuesday evening.

Investigators say judging by the state of decomposition, the body could have been there for weeks.

The identity is being with-held until family members are notified.

No further details are being released at this time, but we will continue to track the investigaition and bring you the latest information as it becomes available.

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