BODY FOUND IN SHALLOW GRAVE IN NORTHEAST ALABAMA

GUNTERSVILLE, Ala. – A murder investigation is underway in Alabama after a man’s body was pulled from a shallow grave.

New outlets report the man’s body was found Monday in the Asbury community of Marshall County.

WAFF reports the sheriff’s office received an anonymous tip about the body.

The cause of death and the man’s name have not been released.

Chief Deputy Steve Guthrie says the Alabama Department of Forensic Sciences will conduct an autopsy. No arrests have been made.

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4/7/2020 1:24:22 PM (GMT -5:00)

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