The Pine Bluff Police Department is in the early stages of a homicide investigation after a victim was found deceased in his home in the 100 block of Talbot Street Thursday afternoon.
Family members at the scene identified the victim as 48-year-old Armechi Morgan of Pine Bluff. Investigators at the scene told DeltaplexNews.com that the victim has been deceased for “at least two to three days”.
Morgan was pronounced deceased at 2:40 p.m. by Jefferson County Deputy Coroner Eric Belcher.
The cause of death is under investigation currently according to Pine Bluff Police Chief Kelvin Sergeant.
“We are in the early stages of a homicide investigation in the 100 block of Talbot Street,” said Sergeant. “Right now, we are in the early stages trying to determine what was the cause of death to the individual located in the house. It is a black male probably about 48 years of age.”
This is the fourth homicide inside of the Pine Bluff city limits in 2020. There is a reward up to $50,000 for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of any suspects.
Contact the Pine Bluff Police Department at 870-541-5300.