LATEST: Troopers identify body found in Pocahontas County

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UPDATE: May 31, 2019 at 10 p.m.

State Police identified the body found in the Frost area of Pocahontas County on Thursday, May 30. Troopers told 59News Morgen Arnould of Milton, WV, was found dead. 

Arnould was last seen at his family’s hunting camp in Frost on Sunday. His mother reported him missing to the Pocahontas County Sheriff’s Department on Thursday, May 30. Just after the report was filed, Arnould’s grandfather reportedly found a body across from the hunting camp. He believes the body is Arnould’s.

The body of Morgen Arnould was taken to the state medical examiner’s office. Troopers are investigating this death as suspicious. 


State troopers are actively investigating after a body was found in the Frost area of Pocahontas County, Thursday, May 30, 2019.

Details are extremely limited at this time. Troopers said the body was sent to the state medical examiner’s office for an autopsy. 

State Police and the Pocahontas County Sheriff’s Department are handling the investigation.

Stay with 59 News as we continue to follow this developing story.

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