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Gruesome Discovery of Dead
Body in Trunk found in Buena Vista

From the Aug. 28, 2019 issue of The Journal
By Richard Harris
   A complaint about a bad odor led to the gruesome discovery of a dead body and the arrest of two longtime local residents last Wednesday, August 21 in Buena Vista.
   When Marion County Sheriff Derrell Neal arrived at 163 Plum

Lane to investigate the complaint, he was met by several neighbors. After a brief discussion with the concerned citizens, Sheriff Neal approached a black Dodge Charger that was parked in the home's carport.
   He said the odor was very strong and grew stronger as he approached the vehicle. The car was locked and Shirley Dean Milner, the woman who lives at the house, said she didn't have the keys and believed ... The rest of the story.