Death of person in town of Dallas considered suspicious

DALLAS, S.D. (AP) - An autopsy is being conducted on the body of a person who died under what authorities say are suspicious circumstances in the Gregory County town of Dallas.

Sheriff Tim Drey says that officers responded to the scene of the death early Thursday. He declined to provide further details.

The investigation has been turned over to the South Dakota Division of Criminal Investigation. Spokeswoman Sara Rabern declined to release more information.

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