Arkansas authorities are investigating the loss of life of a former state senator as a murder. The Arkansas State Police stated Thursday that former state Sen. Linda Collins-Smith’s stays have been discovered late Tuesday.
CBS Little Rock affiliate KTHV reported the stays have been discovered exterior Collins-Smith’s residence in Pocahontas. Authorities have been unable to determine the stays till they have been studied by the state crime lab.
The state police stated in a press release the company obtained affirmation the stays have been Collins-Smith’s Thursday morning. “Particular Brokers of the state police Prison Investigation Division together with deputies of the Randolph County Sheriff’s Division are persevering with their work associated to the case,” the state police stated.
Police did not present a explanation for loss of life for Collins-Smith, 57. CBS Memphis, Tennessee, affiliate WREG-TV reported property information present the house belonged to Collins-Smith and her ex-husband, retired Circuit Choose Philip Smith.