Body found at Mississippi wastewater treatment plant identified
Published 6:04 am Monday, June 20, 2022
The identity of a body discovered behind a Mississippi wastewater treatment plant has been released.
WTVA in Columbus reports that Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant identified the body as that of Johnny Will Prude Jr., of Columbus.
Officers from the Columbus police and fire departments found Prude’s body Saturday at the wastewater treatment plant on Yorkville Road near the Columbus fairgrounds.
No other details have been released about the incident.