July 3, 2020

Woman’s body found in parking lot, police seek clues to her identity

Meridian police are seeking to identify a woman who was found dead around 6 a.m. Monday in the parking lot of a business on Highway 39 North.

Patrol officers responded to the call of an unresponsive white female and found the woman had died, police said.

Police are asking the community to contact the Meridian Police Department or Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Department if a family member is unaccounted for.

The cause of death is unknown, police said.