Dismembered body found in Pearl River County Saturday

According to our media partner the Sun Herald, a dismembered body was found in Pearl River County on Saturday morning.

Deputies responded to an area on Burge and Reyer Road after receiving a call about human remains.

Pearl River County Sheriff David Allison said the body was identified as a 24-year-old man from the county.

The victim’s name will not be released until next of kin has been notified.

The remains were given to the state medical examiner’s crime lab to determine the exact cause of death.

Sheriff Allison said the case appears to be a homicide but an investigation is ongoing.

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