Update: Jones County deputies search silver 2016 Toyota Camry in murder investigation


UPDATE: 2/18/2020 3:26 p.m.

JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – The homicide victim from Shady Lane has been identified as 82-year-old Betty Dickerson.

An active, exhaustive investigation is underway by the Jones County Sheriff’s Department and we will not rest until the person or persons responsible for Ms. Dickerson’s murder are apprehended. Further information will be released as possible. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Ms. Dickerson’s family and we ask that our entire community join in praying for them as well.

Sheriff Joe Berlin

JONES COUNTY, Miss. (WHLT) – The Jones County Sheriff’s Department is conducting a death investigation on Shady Lane in the Shady Grove Community.

According to Jones County Sheriff’s Department, investigators have ruled the death a homicide.

Police are currently looking for a silver 2016 Toyota Camry, with a Jones County tag number; JND 6090. The car is missing from the home of the homicide victim on Shady Lane.

Anyone with knowledge about the whereabouts about the vehicle is urged to dial 911 immediately. Do not approach the vehicle.

If you have information about the homicide or may have seen something suspicious, you are urged to contact the Jones County Sheriff’s Department at 601-425-3147.

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