UPDATE: A month later, still no answers on a man's shooting death

Lee County investigators found a man dead in a Plantersville yard.

Posted: Feb. 7, 2018 1:59 PM
Updated: Mar. 6, 2018 6:54 PM

UPDATE 3/6/18 5:32 : After almost a month, the family of Keith Anderson is shocked that there are no updates on the investigation.

Coroner Carolyn Green said it could be up to a year before Anderson's autopsy report is returned.

Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said, they do not have any suspects at the time.

The the investigation is still on going.

UPDATE: Wednesday afternoon, Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green identified the victim as 46-year-old Keith Adam Anderson of Plantersville.

Anderson's body has been sent for an autopsy. 

See the original article below.

PLANTERSVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Lee County investigators found a man dead in a Plantersville yard. 

On Wednesday at approximately 5:40 a.m., Lee County officers responded to the house on Highway 6 in Plantersville. 

When officers arrived at the house, they found a man in the yard, who suffered an apparent fatal gunshot wound. 

The name of the man has not been released.  

"The victim was identified as a current registered sex offender in Lee County," stated Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson. 

The coroner said she arrived around 7:20 a.m.

An autopsy will be performed on the body, with results pending. 

More information will be released as the investigation progresses. 

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