Subscribe Register Login

Thursday, September 18, 2014, 12:51 a.m.
Top Picks - Mobile App

Body discovered in Arkansas River in Pope County

By The Associated Press

This article was published February 24, 2014 at 9:21 a.m.

ATKINS — Authorities are investigating after a man's body was discovered in the Arkansas River in Pope County over the weekend.

Pope County Sheriff Aaron Duvall said the body was found in the river Saturday near the Sweeden Island Park area. Duvall told The Courier that there was no identification on the body, but authorities did recover a pair of bluejeans and a cellphone.

Duvall said the body will be sent to the Arkansas medical examiner's office in Little Rock for identification. But, the sheriff said, there's no indication that the body belongs to Michael Shane Caldwell, who's been missing since a Jan. 12 traffic stop and was last seen trying to swim away from Arkansas State Police in the Arkansas River.

Comments on: Body discovered in Arkansas River in Pope County

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Receptionist

    receptionist / administrative assistanttypical Duties:•Answe...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Warehouse supervisor

    The is responsible for handling the day-to-day management o...
    MAUMELLE, AR

  • Cdl drivers

    Tri National Inc. is Hiring...Sign on BonusTeams /$10,000 - ...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Software developer

    Protech Solutions, Inc Little Rock, AR. Apply online at: ht...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Police officer

    police officerthe City of Fort Smith Civil Service Commissio...
    FORT SMITH, AR

Search 891 jobs >

Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online