Body found in Bayou Bernard

A body was found floating in Bayou Bernard this evening in Gulfport.

According to police, a woman called authorities around 5:30 this evening to report a male body floating in the water while she was walking on Three Rivers Road by County Barn Road.

Gulfport police, along with the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources and the fire department, recovered the body.

Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove is sending the body to Jackson for an autopsy. No cause of death or identification has yet to be released.

News 25 will continue to update you as more information comes available.

Categories: Featured, Local News, News

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *