Man found dead in Jackson County in NE Arkansas

NEWPORT (AP) - Jackson County authorities say a man has been found dead along a county road northeast of Newport in Jackson County.

Sheriff David Lucas told KAIT, our ABC station in northeast Arkansas, that the body was found about 1 p.m. Tuesday on County Road 42 and that the death is considered suspicious.

The man's name and a suspected cause of death were not released.

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