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Greenway man found dead in field, no foul play suspected

CLAY COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - -

A Greenway man was found dead in a bean field at approximately 1:30 Tuesday afternoon, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office.

According to police, Johnie Schmidt, 68, of Greenway was found 1/8th of a mile south of his home in a field. Schmidt suffered from a gunshot wound.

Schmidt went missing before 4 a.m. Saturday. Sheriff Gerald McClung said Schmidt suffered from depression and his vehicle was found in his driveway.

Volunteers combed through the area since Saturday to look for Schmidt.

Police said they do not suspect foul play.

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