Man found dead outside Jackson home

Man found dead outside Jackson home
Man found dead on Memphis Street (Source: WLBT)

JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson police are investigating the death of a man found outside a home on Monday morning.

The man was found unresponsive outside a home on Memphis Street just after 8 a.m.

Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham Stewart has identified the victim as 57-year-old Jessie Benfield.

Police said the victim appeared to have been assaulted.

Police have not released any information on a suspect or motive at this time.

Man found dead on Memphis Street
Man found dead on Memphis Street (Source: WLBT)

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