JACKSON, MS (WLBT) - Jackson police are investigating the discovery of a body on High street.
The body was discovered lying in a ditch under the I-55 overpass just before 6:00 p.m.
According to Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart, it appears to be a black male in his 40′s. Grisham-Stewart says there were no signs of trauma and the death appears to be natural.
The man appears to be homeless and was not carrying any identification. Authorities will try to use fingerprints to identify him. They’ll also check missing persons reports to see if there are any matches.