Body found inside abandoned building on Highway 80 in Jackson

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police are investigating after a man was found dead inside an abandoned building Monday morning.

According to Officer Sam Brown, the body was found around 9:00 a.m. inside a building on Highway 80. He said the man’s body was decomposed and found with a rope tied around his arm. A syringe was also nearby, according to Brown.

Jackson police have not provided any additional information at this time.

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