Former Arkansas state senator found dead from apparent gunshot wound 06/05/2019 1:16 pm PDT Comments KFSM via KFSM LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KFSM/KATV) -- Former State Senator Linda Collins-Smith was reportedly found dead from a gunshot wound, according to her former press secretary Ken Yang. Yang says that her death is being investigated as a murder. Yang also said that Collins-Smith was found shot in her home. According to Yang, neighbors had reportedly heard gunshots a day or two before Collins-Smith was discovered Tuesday. Her body was reportedly found wrapped in some sort of blanket. At Collins-Smith's house in Randolph County, police were reportedly investigating an unattended death as suspicious. MORE: Former Arkansas State Senator Found Dead From Apparent Gunshot Wound - KFSM #Arkansas #KFSM #LittleRock #Murder #Shooting #SuspiciousDeath Related Stories Former school principal gets probation, jail time for student sex Maleah Davis: Remains found in Arkansas identified as missing girl Arkansas woman tried to smother, shoot husband, deputies say Woman sentenced for posing as deputy, springing boyfriend from jail Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.