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WR man found deadThe Lawrence County Sheriff's Department, with assistance from the Arkansas State Police, is investigating the death of a Walnut Ridge man who died from a gunshot wound.
A 911 call was received Sunday morning at approximately 5:51 stating that the body of Greg Fender, 54, had been found in the bed of his pickup truck.
The truck was parked at Fender's home near Highway 231. A gun was also recovered at the scene.
Captain Jody Dotson with the LCSD said the body has been sent to the Arkansas Crime Lab for autopsy. A preliminary report is expected within two weeks.
Fender was pronounced dead at the scene.