Mississippi authorities investigating after body found in trunk of car

Published 2:46 pm Wednesday, April 12, 2023

Authorities are investigating a body found Wednesday inside the trunk of a car.

Officials say the body was found inside a car just off of U.S. 61 North on Cindy Lane in Natchez.

Because the remains are about a week old and no identification was present, Adams County Coroner James Lee said the male’s remains could not be identified at this time.

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“I’m hoping an autopsy will tell us more,” he said. “It’s a terrible situation.”

Adams County Sheriff’s Office deputies are at the scene investigating. This story will be updated when more information is available.