State Police investigating Stuttgart teen homicide

The Arkansas State Police have been asked to investigate the death of a 15-year-old male in Stuttgart.

According to state police, the 15-year-old male was found dead inside a vehicle parked in the driveway of a vacant lot at 508 South Henderson Street.

The Stuttgart Police Department asked state law enforcement to investigate, and special agents from their criminal investigation division have been dispatched to investigate what authorities believe to be a homicide.

The 15-year-old’s body will be sent¬†to the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory where a manner and cause of death will be determined.

The investigation is continuing throughout the night.