OSBI: Man found dead could be result of homicide

Posted at 12:35 PM, Apr 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-04-22 13:35:01-04

PAYNE COUNTY, Okla. – Investigators are still piecing together information after finding a man dead in his home Thursday night.

Payne Co. Sheriff’s Office (PSCO) and OSBI say they were to Ripley to find Mario Smith Sr., 45, dead in his home.

Smith was found with “trauma to the body consistent with homicide,” according to PCSO.

Currently they are still gathering information.