Picayune Police investigating homicide of Picayune man

Published 1:34 pm Thursday, March 1, 2018

Detectives with the Picayune Police Department are investigating a suspected homicide that is suspected to have occurred Tuesday evening.

The deceased was identified as 28-year-old Justin Nixon of Picayune. His remains were found behind a home on Jarrell Street Wednesday afternoon.

While no arrests have been made in relation to this case at press time, a person of interest is in custody on unrelated offenses.

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