Mississippi police investigating after hotel housekeeping staff discover dead man inside room

Published 6:43 am Tuesday, October 1, 2019

A dead found by housekeepers at a Mississippi hotel may have been murdered, police reported Monday.

Pascagoula Police Department investigators say they were called at approximately 11:44 a.m. Saturday morning by housekeepers at the Studio 6 hotel in Pascagoula.

Housekeepers cleaning rooms found the body of a 63-year-old Asian American man in a room.

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Police have not released the man’s identity or details about how he may have been killed.

On Monday police were reportedly still working to notify the man’s family.