Body found in Rowan Co. neighborhood

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Officials investigating after body found in Rowan Co. neighborhood.

ROWAN COUNTY, N.C. — Police are investigating after a body was found in a yard between two homes in Rowan County early Wednesday morning.

Officers responded to Fourth Street in Spencer around 9 a.m. to a call about an assault.

When they arrived, they found a body on the ground between two homes.

Deputies believe the incident was some type of domestic dispute, but continue to investigate.

Neighbors told WSOC they didn’t know the residents.

The victim’s identity has not been released.

Source: WSOC