Two arrested after body found in truck in De Soto

8:40 PM, Feb 16, 2012   |    comments
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DE SOTO, Mo. (AP) - Two people have been arrested after a man's body was found in Jefferson County wrapped in a carpet pad and tarp in the bed of a pickup truck.

The suspects, a man and woman, have not yet been charged. Authorities believe the victim is a Hillsboro man missing since Saturday, but are awaiting confirmation from the medical examiner.

The body was found Wednesday night in De Soto.

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