Body Found In Osage Creek in Carroll County

by: Francis Linn, Ozarks First

According to KNWA, The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office discovered a deceased person in Osage Creek on Christmas day.

Officials tell KNWA the call came in at 5 P.M. as deputies were dispatched to a section of Osage Creek in South Carroll County. Deputies along with emergency personnel found an unidentified male in the creek face down, just below a “low-water slab” bridge.

The male was deceased and remains unidentified at this time.

Carroll County investigators are currently investigating the incident. The male has been turned over to the Coroner’s office to be submitted to the Arkansas State Crime Lab for identification and cause of death.