Philadelphia police officer dies from natural causes says chief

Peace officer death graphic by MGN.
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PHILADELPHIA, Miss. (WTOK) - Philadelphia Police Chief Grant Myers confirms a Philadelphia officer has died.

Chief Myers says the Philadelphia police officer died at home early Saturday morning. Myers says the death is believed to be from natural causes. He says they do not expect foul play to be a factor.

Myers says the officer’s name is not being released pending notification of family. More information will be released at a later date.