Body Found in Paragould

AUGUST 4, 2006 - Posted at 5:19 p.m. CDT

PARAGOULD, AR - Greene County and Paragould authorities are investigating the death of a man whose body was found early this afternoon in Paragould.

The corpse was described as a white male in his early 40s.  A spokesman at the Paragould Police Department told K8 News that foul play is not suspected in the man's death, but Greene County coroner Dick Pace told us that nothing has yet been ruled out, including foul play or heat.

The body was found shortly after 12 p.m. in an area of north Paragould.  Pace said it had not yet been determined how long the body had been there before it was found.