Body Found, Authorities Investigating

6-11-06 – The Bryan County Sheriffs Office and the OSBI are investigating what they are calling a suspicious death in Cartwright. Around 2:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoon, a caretaker went to a home in the 100 block of State Highway 91 and smelled an odor coming from the home. When no one answered the door, she called for help.

Authorities entered the home and found the body of an elderly man. Detectives say they are investigating the case as a homicide because they say there are indications that the death was suspicious. Authorities would not comment on the details of the investigation.

The body will be sent to the State Medical Examiner’s office.