Body found at Fayetteville waste facility

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) — A man’s body was found after a solid waste truck dumped its load at the recycling center in Fayetteville on Monday, according to Sergeant Tony Murphy with the Fayetteville Police Department.

The body is that of a white male, and police are working to identify the individual and notify the next of kin.

Police received a call from the waste facility on Happy Hollow Road at about 7:30 a.m. on Monday, according to Murphy.

The body was discovered on a conveyor belt at the center.

Police are treating the area as a crime scene, and investigators have cleared the vicinity.

Stay with KNWA for updates into this developing story.

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