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Ark investigators think man was hit-and-run victim

FORREST CITY, Ark. (AP) - A man who was found dead in the parking lot of a Forrest City apartment complex may have been the victim of hit-and-run accident.

Police told the Forrest City Times-Herald (http://bit.ly/zv6OdZ) that the man was discovered about 3 a.m. Monday. Officers say the man suffered several injuries consistent with an automobile accident.

Police Chief E.P. Reynolds says the victim is of Middle Eastern descent, and an interpreter has been brought in to help with the investigation.

The name of the man hasn't been released.

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