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Elderly Man Beaten To Death At Home

Investigators with Rusk County were on the lookout Monday night for a man suspected of beating an elderly man to death in his Rusk County home.

It happened Sunday afternoon on CR 491 in Carlisle, that's just southwest of Henderson.

Rusk County Sheriff's Deputies were called to the home of 62-year-old Dean Suggs after he didn't show up for church. They found Suggs dead, with injuries to his head and body.

Investigators are not sure what the motive was, but believe the man they're looking for and the victim knew each other.

Investigators believe their suspect may be driving Suggs' car. They're looking for a maroon 1998 Buick Century, with handicap license plates 2SNKN.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Rusk County Sheriff's office at 903-657-3581.

Chris Gibson, reporting
cgibson@kltv.com

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