Phillips County deputy found dead in patrol car

PHILLIPS COUNTY (WREG) - A Phillips County deputy was found dead in his car Tuesday morning.

Deputy Bobby Nearns was found around 6:15 a.m. No foul play is expected at this time, according to the sheriff's office.

Our CNN station in Memphis, WREG, reports deputies first started looking for Deputy Nearns around 4:00 a.m. after he responded to an alarm call.

Arkansas State Police are investigating his death.