ES police investigating suspicious death

Friday, August 11, 2017

The Eureka Springs Police Department has launched an investigation into a suspicious death.

According to a press release from the police department, officers responded to an unattended death on Tuesday, Aug. 1. The police log from Aug. 1 says a male called the station at approximately 3:46 p.m. to advise his mother was dead in the bathtub. Police chief Thomas Achord confirmed Tuesday that officers are investigating that death.

The woman’s body has been sent to Little Rock for examination, Achord said, and no more information is available at this time.