JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - After a saleswoman noticed a Jonesboro house was swarmed by flies, police arrived and smelled a foul scent.
Police responded to the home in the 3900-block of Griffin Street around 11 a.m. Friday.
The report stated about "100 black flies" were spotted on the window. When police made forced entry into the home, they found a man's body on the floor.
Officials believe the 87-year-old's body had been there for weeks.
A postman told police the man has not picked up his mail in nearly three weeks.
Jonesboro police told Region 8 News the case is under investigation.
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