Identity released of man found dismembered behind abandoned Jackson home
JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - The identity of the man whose dismembered body was found near an abandoned Jackson home has now been revealed.
According to Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart, the victim’s name is Scott Allen Tyler. He was 54 years old and white.
The case began Saturday, when police were called after a dog was seen wandering the road whilst carrying a severed human arm.
The rest of the body was found in the woods near a home on Terry Road. An arm and a head were missing.
Grisham-Stewart was notified of the remains on Sunday afternoon. There has yet to be an arrest.
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