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Decomposed body found in Wichita County

(Source:KAUZ) (Source:KAUZ)
(Source:KAUZ) (Source:KAUZ)
WICHITA COUNTY, Tx (RNN Texoma) -

The Wichita County Sheriff's Office is investigating after the decomposed body of a man was found in a trailer in the 8000 block of U.S. 281. 

They were called out to the scene around 7:20 p.m. Sunday.

Deputy Melvin Joyner said the body was found by a property owner.  He said the reporting party told them they did not know the person was there. 

Joyner said the body is badly decomposed and has been there a while. 

No sign of age or how the person died at this time. The body is being sent off for an autopsy.

This is an ongoing investigation. 

Stay with 6 for updates. 

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