Body found at Columbus car wash, investigation underway

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Police are investigating the discovery of a body at a car wash Friday afternoon.

Posted: Apr 5, 2019 4:53 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Police are investigating the discovery of a body at a car wash Friday afternoon.

Columbus police officers responded to the car wash on Highway 12 at approximately 1 p.m. about a body inside a car.

According to the police department, officers are treating the scene as a crime scene.

However, they believe the person may have taken their own life.

Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant said more information will be available later.

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