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Body found near Loop 390 in Marshall late Saturday

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MARSHALL (KYTX) - Marshall police officers are investigating a body found lying off Scott Quarters Road near Loop 390 just after 10 Saturday night.

According to a media release from interim Police Chief Leland Benoit, police, fire and EMS responded to the scene, where Justice of the Peace Clarice Watkins pronounced the woman dead. The body was identified as 52-year-old Sharon Leonard, of Marshall. Watkins ordered an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death, and an investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Marshall police at (903) 935-4578, or Crime Stoppers at (903) 935-9969.

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