Decomposing body in car at Missouri fast-food restaurant

1 year 4 weeks 1 day ago June 23, 2016 Jun 23, 2016 Thursday, June 23 2016 Thursday, June 23, 2016 2:37:19 PM CDT in News
By: The Associated Press

NIXA (AP) — Police in the southwest Missouri town of Nixa are investigating how a decomposed body ended up in the back seat of a car parked at fast-food restaurant.

Nixa spokeswoman Jill Finney said police were called to a Wendy's restaurant early Thursday after the body was found in a car that had been in the parking lot for several days.

Finney said the body was so badly decomposed it was nearly unrecognizable but it is apparently a male.

The Springfield News-Leader reported that Finney said foul play has not been ruled out. No other details were released.

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