Officers of the Pine Bluff Police Department are in the early stages of investigating a suspicious circumstance.


On Saturday, Officers were dispatched to the area of 2300 E. Pullen St. around 6:45 p.m., in reference to a vehicle on fire. Once officers were on scene and firemen of the Pine Bluff Fire Department had put the fire out on the vehicle, a body was found inside. The identity of the body was unknown at the time of this release.


It is still early in the investigation and the detectives are actively investigating as a homicide. There is no suspect information at this time. This will be the city’s 27th homicide.


Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Detective Division at 870-730-2090 or Dispatch at 870-541-5300. Also there is a reward of up to $10,000.00 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of any suspect or suspects. Information can also be shared via Facebook at the contact information listed below.


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