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Police: Body found in Shelby Forest

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A body was found in Shelby Forest on Russell Bond Road near Ward Road, police said.

Earle Farrell, spokesperson for the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, confirmed the body appeared to have a gunshot wound to the head.

Police responded to the scene around 2 p.m.

Authorities are investigating it as a possible suicide.

This is an ongoing investigation.

We will update this story as more information becomes available.