OSBI Investigating Burned Body Discovered In Rural Logan County

Friday, January 31st 2014, 5:00 pm
By: News 9

The Logan County Sheriff's office has requested assistance from the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation after a burned body was found in the middle of a rural Logan County road.

Logan County Sheriff's deputies discovered the body just south of County Road 75 and Hiwassee Rd.

According to police, a crew was out battling a grass fire in the area when they discovered the body.

Police say both the arms and legs of the body were bound before the body was dumped and set ablaze. 

The identity and cause of death have not yet been determined. All police are saying at this point is that the victim is a white male, who could be from around the area.

Investigators are checking for information on a connection with possible missing persons cases. The incident is being investigated as a homicide.

No other details have been released at this time.