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Body found in Jackson Co. believed to be missing man

GRUBBS, AR (KAIT) -

The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is working to identify a body that was found Thursday.

According to Lt. Ricky Morales, a searcher found the body Thursday around 4:10 p.m. at the intersection of Guffey Street and Jackson County Road 1205 in Grubbs.

Morales said the sheriff’s department believes it is the body of missing man, Jesus Martinez-Munoz, also known as Jessie Martinez.

Martinez was reported missing on Tuesday.

The body will be sent to the Arkansas State Crime Lab for an autopsy and positive identification.

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