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Body Found on I-49

PRESS RELEASE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Public Information Officer:
March 7th, 2016
Lt. Kevin Tieman,
Cass County Sheriff's Office
816-380-8615 (Office)
816-738-4394 (Cell)



03-06-16
(10:50 am)

I-49 Victim Identified

Investigators with the Cass County Sheriff's Office have identified a man found dead on I-49 Sunday morning as Lloyd Huff (18 years old) from Jerico Springs Missouri.

Anyone traveling on I-49 the night of March the 5th between Harrisonville and Peculiar is asked to call 816-380-5200 if they may have seen something.



03-06-16
(9:28 am)

Body Found on I-49

Around 7:00 am deputies with the Cass County Sheriff's Office were dispatched to the area of I-49 2 miles south of Peculiar after receiving a call about a body in the median of the highway. Upon arrival deputies located the body of a white male. Investigators are working to determine if the victim was struck by a vehicle or died of other causes.

At this time no cause of death has been determined. The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office has been called to assist.



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