ASHLAND, Miss. (WTVA) — Law enforcement suspect foul play in the deaths of a male and female whose bodies were found Wednesday afternoon in northwest Benton County.
That word came from Sheriff Robby Goolsby who said some people riding four-wheelers discovered the bodies 20 feet off of Hebron Church Road in Lamar.
He added they made that discovery around 3:15 p.m.
Goolsby said his department and the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation are working the case.
Benton County Coroner Larry Hobson initially confirmed the discovery of those two bodies.
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