West Memphis Police investigating a body found in a rail freight car

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WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (localmemphis.com)- West Memphis Police are investigating after a body was found in a rail freight car Saturday. 

Police arrived at the scene of 1190 N. 7th street around 11:00 a.m. Investigators say employees of West Memphis Steel Corporation found the body. 

Police say they believe the body was already in the rail car when it arrived in West Memphis. 

Investigators found an ID from Honduras on the deceased person. Police said the rail car was shipped from Mexico before arriving in West Memphis on Wednesday.

Stay with Local 24 News for updates regarding this story. 

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