Say What?!: Crater of Diamonds Visitor Finds 2.23-Carat Brown Diamond in the Dirt

MENA, Ar. – An Arkansas woman visiting the state’s Crater of Diamonds State Park found a 2.23-carat brown diamond — the largest discovery at the park this year.

Arkansas State Parks said Mena resident Beatrice Watkins, 56, was sifting the soil at the Murfreesboro park with her daughter and granddaughters this month when she came across the gem.

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