Identity released of man found dismembered behind abandoned Jackson home

Identity released of man whose dismembered body was found behind abandoned Jackson home
Identity released of man whose dismembered body was found behind abandoned Jackson home(WLBT)
Published: Nov. 8, 2022 at 4:47 PM CST
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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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