Body of Homeless Man Beaten to Death Found Near Downtown Little Rock

March 19, 2006 - Posted at 1:01 p.m. CST

LITTLE ROCK (AP) _ Little Rock police say they're investigating

the city's 16th homicide of the year. A police report said an

officer sent to check this morning on the condition of a person

seen lying on the ground found the body of a homeless man named

David Chandler.

Officer Michelle Hill said paramedics at the scene concluded

that the 41-year-old Chandler had been beaten to death.

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