ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) -- An investigation has begun in Itawamba County after a body was found Sunday morning, according to the sheriff's department.
Sheriff Chris Dickinson says a friend and a relative discovered the 38-year-old man's body around 10 a.m. in a barn off Highway 23 just north of Tremont.
It was sent to Jackson for an autopsy.
At this time, the sheriff says he doesn't believe foul play was involved and is waiting on the autopsy results to determine the cause of death.
Dickinson declined to release the identity of the victim until the autopsy results are complete.