State Police investigate death near Redfield


The Arkansas State Police are investigating the death of Brandy Cox, 44, of Redfield. Cox’s body was discovered along Arkansas Highway 365 about 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 21.

Special Agents of the state police Criminal Investigation Division have been assigned to the case and are continuing their work Thursday. Initial findings at this juncture in the investigation lead agents to believe Cox exited a moving vehicle traveling south, near a location identified as north of Redfield.

Jefferson County Coroner Chad Kelley pronounced Cox dead at 3:55 p.m. and listed the cause of death as blunt force trauma.

Cox’s body was transported to the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory where the manner and cause of her death is being determined.