On August 19, the Jackson Police Department was on Horton Avenue investigating the discovery of an unidentified body.
The body was later identified as 26-year-old Nicholas Boykin.
Autopsy results revealed, Boykin suffered a gunshot wound to the leg.
His death is now being investigated as a homicide.
According to JPD, there is no suspect or motive in this case.
If you have any information about his death, you are urged to call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-TIPS(8477).