State Police Investigating A Homicide Near Eureka Springs

EUREKA SPRINGS (KFSM) — Arkansas State Police are investigating a homicide near Eureka Springs after the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office found a man dead inside his home on County Road 116.

Deputies found Christopher Alvard, 37, about 1 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 8), according to State Police.

Alvard’s body has been taken to the State Crime Laboratory in Little Rock for an autopsy, State Police said.

The investigation is ongoing and police don’t have anyone in custody.

The sheriff’s office asked State Police to assist with the investigation, and sheriff’s officials referred all questions to State Police.

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