The body that was discovered in the water near the Pass Christian Harbor has been identified. Police have confirmed the identity as 62-year-old Jerry Henderson.
Henderson’s body was discovered around 2:30 p.m. on February 8th near the west side of the harbor. According to Pass Christian Police Chief Tim Hendricks, after someone spotted the body near pier one of the harbor, the Department of Marine Resources arrived to recover the body.
The cause of death is still under investigation.