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Deputies: Foul play not suspected in death of East Texas man

Just after 6:00 p.m. on Monday, Gregg County Deputies responded to a death investigation call in the area of Janet Kay and Rebecca Circle. Just after 6:00 p.m. on Monday, Gregg County Deputies responded to a death investigation call in the area of Janet Kay and Rebecca Circle.
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Just after 6:00 p.m. on Monday, Gregg County Deputies responded to a death investigation call in the area of Janet Kay and Rebecca Circle.

They found 40-year-old Donald Merrills of Longview, dead, outside a residence on Rebecca Circle near his home. Deputies say Merrills is known to have mental issues, and he was wearing multiple layers of clothing and a fleece lined coat.

Foul play is not suspected, but an autopsy was ordered by Judge B.H. Jameson to determine the cause of death.

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