Body found near Meeker, OK

Authorities are investigating after a body was found in a field near Meeker.
BY BRYAN DEAN bdean@opubco.com Published: January 15, 2014
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Authorities are investigating after a body was found in a field Wednesday.

Pottawatomie County sheriff's deputies, Sac and Fox Nation police and the FBI were working together to investigate the scene near Meeker, FBI spokesman Rick Rains said.

Rains said he could not release further details as the investigation is ongoing.

The state medical examiner's office will work to determine the identity of the body and the cause of death.

Authorities said the death is being investigated as a homicide.

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