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Shelby County death investigation in Smithland

An autopsy has been scheduled in a death investigation in Smithland.

The Shelby County Sheriff's Department has confirmed that a woman was found Saturday by a passerby. The woman was deceased outside of a Smithland home.

An autopsy will be held to confirm identity and to properly name the cause of death.

An arrest has been made in connection to the death.

More details as they are released by local law enforcement.