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Passing motorist discovers dead body

RUSK, March 29, 2013--A dead body was discovered in Rusk, at approximately 6:30 a.m., this morning.

According to Rusk Police Chief Jamie Campbell, the body was discovered near Memorial Missionary Baptist Church, on FM 23, by a passing motorist.

The deceased has been identified as Christopher Dean Reneau, age 42, of Rusk.

An autopsy was ordered, and police are unsure at this time if the death was a result of foul play. The case is under investigation, and more information will be released as it becomes available.

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