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Update: Paris police investigate discovery of deceased person

paris police carThe Paris Police Department continues to investigate the discovery of a deceased woman on Wednesday in the area north of the 600 block of W. Center Street, according to Paris Police Chief Bob Hundley.

A man called the police department on Wednesday morning to report that he’d found a woman’s body on his property near the feed mill.

According to police, the investigation is continuing regarding the discovery and the body has been sent to the Dallas area for forensic testing, but no information has been officially released on how long the body had been there before discovery.

“There is no additional information available regarding the investigation of the deceased person found yesterday morning,” Chief Hundley said just before 8 a.m. this morning. “We are expecting a positive identification will be made today. Information will be released as it becomes available. We will issue an update around 4 p.m. as we did yesterday.”

eParisExtra will continue to update you with additional information about the investigation as it becomes available.

Gary Waite