Missing man’s body pulled from lake, investigators searching for his murderer

Published 7:32 am Friday, March 27, 2020

The body of a man missing for more than a week was pulled from a Mississippi lake on Thursday.

WLBT-TV reports that Holmes County Deputy Coroner Ruby Redmond confirmed the body of Anthony Lee Taylor was pulled from Tchula Lake Thursday afternoon.

Law enforcement investigators were contacted after the 35-year-old Taylor was discovered missing on March 18.

Police say they’re investigating the matter as a homicide and have sent his body to the state crime lab for an autopsy.