Body found in pickup in Linden parking lot

Authorities are investigating a body found in a pickup truck that was parked in a Linden shopping center.A Sam's Club employee called police yesterday after

LINDEN - Authorities are investigating a body found in a pickup truck that was parked in a Linden shopping center.

A Sam's Club employee called police yesterday after a shopper described a foul odor in the parking lot. The Dodge pickup had a Tennessee specialty license plate.

Police were reportedly seen pulling a handgun from the vehicle. Authorities say they haven't determined a cause of death.

AP wire services contributed to this report.

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