Man’s body found on Mississippi beach

Published 7:32 am Sunday, September 12, 2021

Gulf Coast officials are investigating after the body of a man was found on a Mississippi beach Saturday night.

Officials with the Ocean Springs Police Department say a man was found around 5:30 p.m. near the Yacht Club in Ocean Springs.

Police believe the man drowned while he was swimming in the Biloxi Bay.

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The identity of the man has not been reported and the case remains under investigation, police say.