The charred remains of an unidentified body was found early Tuesday morning along Highway 44 and Junction 242 after a call came in to the Helena-West Helena Police Department dispatcher.
Details are sketchy at this time as the Forensic Team is scheduled to arrive on scene.
H-WHPD's Criminal Investigations Division was on the scene as well the Phillips County Sheriff's Department at 8:10 a.m. and awaiting the arrival of Arkansas State Police investigators to arrive.
Deputy Brian Holloway was unable to confirm whether or not the victim was male or female.
The Helena World will report more information as it becomes available.