Picayune Police working case of deceased person found in ditch on I-59

Published 4:26 pm Friday, June 3, 2022

Officers with the Picayune Police Department look for evidence in the area where a deceased individual was found along Interstate 59 near mile marker 5 northbound on Friday morning.  Assistant Chief James Bolton said the department was alerted that a deceased person was in a ditch in that area Friday at about 10:11 a.m. They arrived to find the as yet unidentified person and began collecting evidence to determine what happened.  Additional information will follow as it is released.

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