Body found outside Tecumseh believed to be missing Beatrice man

Authorities say a body found in a pasture driveway in Johnson County is believed to be that of a missing Beatrice man. 
Search Underway For Man Missing From Beatrice

Authorities say a body found in a pasture driveway in Johnson County is believed to be that of a missing Beatrice man.

Johnson County Attorney Rick Smith said more testing will be done to confirm the identity of the man as 56-year-old Mark Swarthout.

Swarhout had been reported missing since June 24.

The body was found in a vehicle parked in a pasture driveway off Hwy. 136 about five miles outside of Tecumseh. Authorities said the vehicle was not visible from the highway.

The cause of the death is still under investigation.

This is a developing story, we will continue to provide updates as they become available. 

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