Body of young man found on theater roof in North Mississippi

Published 8:49 am Monday, December 2, 2019

The body of a young man was found on the roof of a building in a North Mississippi town.

The Tippah County coroner office told WREG in Memphis that a man’s body was found Thursday on the roof of a downtown performing arts theater in Ripley.

The man’s name has not been confirmed. There is no cause of death known yet, but the coroner said no foul play is suspected, and nothing criminal was found.