Dog carrying human arm leads to discovery of body in Muskogee

A badly decomposed body was found Friday in Muskogee after a city worker saw a dog carrying what appeared to be a human arm in the 600 block of North 12th Street in the early afternoon, Muskogee Police Department public information officer Pedro Zardeneta said.
BY DAVID HARPER, Tulsa World staff writer Modified: September 29, 2012 at 12:50 pm •  Published: September 29, 2012
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MUSKOGEE — A badly decomposed body was found Friday in Muskogee after a city worker saw a dog carrying what appeared to be a human arm in the 600 block of North 12th Street in the early afternoon, Muskogee Police Department public information officer Pedro Zardeneta said.

The worker notified police, who discovered the body about four blocks away in an "undeveloped area," Zardeneta said.

He said police are working with the Oklahoma State Medical Examiner's Office to discover the person's identity and whether the death was a result of foul play.

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