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Police find woman's body in car trunk

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CHEROKEE, NC (FOX Carolina) -

Police in western North Carolina said they stopped a vehicle Wednesday reported wanted out of Arkansas, and while searching the car they found a woman's body in the trunk.

Cherokee Indian Police Department said they received the "Be On the Lookout" report from Clark County, AR, about a missing or endangered person that may be with someone wanted in connection with an armed robbery.

About 2 p.m. Wednesday, police said they spotted a car matching the BOLO description, and when they tried to pull it over the car led them on a brief chase before stopping off Stillwell Branch Road.

Police said they detained the driver and a passenger prior to the search.

Cherokee police, the North Carolina's state investigators and Arkansas law enforcement were investigating the case.

Police have not released any names or charges in connection with the case yet.

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