Waveland Body Linked to Recent Homicide
Waveland police gave an update involving the body of Jeremy Fountain, found in a wooded area earlier this week.
Investigators now believe Fountain’s death is linked to the recent homicide of Matthew Spooner. While Spooner was found dead in his home in New Orleans, both men were native to Hancock County. Both also died of gunshot wounds to the head.
News 25 spoke with Waveland Chief of Police David Allen about the ongoing investigation. “It’s still pretty early in the investigation. We’re only a few days in. We’re working with NOPD, Hancock County Sheriff’s Office and the coroner and everybody. We’re still gathering facts, still talking to people and putting everything together.”
News 25 will continue to bring you details on this case as they become available.