JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – The Jackson Police Department is investigating the discovery of a body found in a creek located at the intersection of Galvez Street and Officer Thomas Catchings Sr. Drive.
According to JPD, the male victim’s body was found right after 7:30 Monday morning.
The Jackson Fire Department dive team responded to the scene after being notified about the body being submerged underwater.
The body has been identified as 38-year-old Jason Jones of Jackson.
According to the coroner, there is no cause of death at this time, pending autopsy results.
We will update this story as new information comes out.