Police investigate death of man found in ditch

Police investigate death of man found in ditch

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) - Police are investigating the death of a Paragould man after juveniles found a body in a ditch.

Detective Jack Hailey with the Paragould Police Department tells Region 8 News some kids were riding their bikes home and found the body in a ditch between South 5th Street and 7th Street Friday night, March 10.

Hailey said the man has been identified as a 45-year-old Jeremy Chad Miller.

According to Hailey, preliminary reports from the coroner show foul play is not suspected and it's not known how long his body was lying in the ditch.

The department's Criminal Investigation Division is investigating.

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