Muldrow Police Arrest Man in Homicide Investigation

An individual is being questioned by authorities this week after a 62-year-old man was found dead.

Officers with the Muldrow Police Department arrested Kelly King for his reported connection in the death of Terry Stuart. King was taken into custody after he was seen driving the victim's vehicle.

Information from KTUL's sister station in Arkansas, 40-29 TV, states that officers were notified after a neighbor found Stuart's body in his backyard. He was found with a blanket covering him.

Officers stated that King drove by the crime scene earlier this week. A pursuit a short time later leading officers to arrest him in Sallisaw on traffic charges.

An investigation into the cause of the man's death will continue this week. Authorities have not officially charged King with murder at this time.