Suspect arrested in connection to missing person’s case in Jackson


LEAKE COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Jackson police said a person was arrested in connection to a missing person’s case.

According to Officer Sam Brown, human remains were located on New Ground Road in Leake County recently. He said investigators arrested a suspect in connection to the case.

The Hinds County coroner said the remains are believed to be those of 19-year-old Priddy Jackson. However, the identity of the remains will need to be confirmed through dental records or DNA.

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