Murder investigation underway in Clarke County
CLARKE COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) - The Clarke County Sheriff’s Department and the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation are currently investigating a homicide in Clarke County near Pachuta.
Authorities with the Clarke County Sheriff’s Department said a call was received in regards to a body of a black male between the ages of 50-70 years old was found on Highway 18 near Highway 512 at around 7:30AM Sunday morning.
Officials say the victim had multiple gunshot wounds. The victim has yet to be identified, but the MBI did find this cross on a silver chain necklace around his neck.
If you recognize this necklace, or if you have any information, please call the Clarke County Sheriff’s Department (601-776-3956) or East Mississippi Crimestoppers (855-485-TIPS).
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