LITTLE ROCK, Ark. –   Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division have confirmed the identity of the body found Friday along Interstate 40 near Morgan.

The deceased man is 44-year-old Phillip Robinson of Little Rock.

Robinson’s body has been transported to the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory.  The manner and cause of death is pending. 

Agents are also hopeful the state medical examiner will be able to determine when the death occurred.

 The state police investigation is continuing.

Original Story:

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. –Arkansas State Police are investigating after a body was found Friday afternoon on Interstate 40 near the Morgan exit in Pulaski County. Authorities said the body was found on the side of the road.

No other information has been released at this time.

This is a developing story.