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Two men arrested during Mt. Carmel death investigation

Anthony Parrish. (Source: Wabash Co. Jail) Anthony Parrish. (Source: Wabash Co. Jail)
Jeffery Parrish. (Source: Wabash Co. Jail) Jeffery Parrish. (Source: Wabash Co. Jail)
WABASH CO., IL (WFIE) -

Two men were arrested during a death investigation in Mt. Carmel.

According to police, officers went to a home in the 200 block of E. 13th St. late Wednesday morning to check out a call about a 24-year-old woman who was found unresponsive. 

The woman was taken to an area hospital where she was declared dead.

Police say two men in the home 22-year-old Anthony W.E. Parrish and his father, 45-year-old Jeffrey S. Parrish, both of Mt. Carmel, were arrested after they lied about  Anthony's name.

Police say Anthony was wanted on a White County warrant for burglary to a motor vehicle.  Anthony and Jeffrey are now both facing an obstruction of justice charge.

An investigation into the death of the 24-year-old is ongoing, police say no foul play is suspected at this time.  

The identity of the woman is being withheld pending notification of family.

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