Body found In Union County

Sheriff Jimmy Edwards confirms the body of a women was found in a home Beulah Road In Myrtle.

Posted: Aug. 18, 2018 11:34 PM
Updated: Aug. 20, 2018 9:08 AM

MYRTLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Sheriff Jimmy Edwards confirms the body of a woman was found in a home Beulah Road in Myrtle.

Edwards says the discovery was made around lunch Saturday by a family member of the victim.

Officials say they are not sure how long the body was in the home.

"At this point, we have no reason to suspect foul play was involved," added Edwards.

Sheriff Edwards says the investigation is on-going.

Article Comments

Tupelo
Broken Clouds
87° wxIcon
Hi: 90° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 93°
Columbus
Few Clouds
88° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 97°
Oxford
Clear
81° wxIcon
Hi: 86° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 85°
Starkville
Scattered Clouds
88° wxIcon
Hi: 89° Lo: 69°
Feels Like: 94°
WTVA Radar
WTVA Temperatures
WTVA Severe Weather