Homicide investigation under way after body found in Oak Grove, Ky.

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A homicide investigation is underway after a body was found in Oak Grove, Kentucky.

The body was found along Carter Road, near Ghost Bridge, at about 6:15 p.m. Wednesday by an officer who smelled a strong odor.

An autopsy has been performed and the results showed the body found was that of a black male, but no positive identification was made.

Identification is now pending on dental records or DNA.

Anyone with information on this case should call Kentucky State Police at 1-800-222-5555.

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