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New Information released in body found in Marshall County

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The woman was found Tuesday afternoon under the Coldwater Creek Bridge on North Red Banks Road off Interstate 22.

Posted: Dec 24, 2019 4:40 PM
Updated: Dec 27, 2019 9:18 AM

RED BANKS, Miss. (WTVA) - We are learning more about the case of a body found in Marshall County. 

Two hunters discovered the body of a white woman in her mid-to-late 20s Tuesday. 

WMC-TV in Memphis, Tennessee, reported investigators believe the woman was killed somewhere else and her body dumped off the Coldwater Creek bridge on North Red Banks Road. 

Marshall County Sheriff's investigators said both Memphis and Collierville Police have unsolved missing person cases. 

They've sent the woman's body to the State Crime Lab in Pearl for an autopsy that will help identify her and determine a cause of death. 

The original story is below.

RED BANKS, Miss. (WTVA) - A woman’s body was found Tuesday under a bridge in Marshall County.

Detectives have launched a homicide investigation, WMC-TV in Memphis, Tennessee, reports.

Detective Kelly McMillen said the woman is white and in her mid-to-late 20s.

She was found Tuesday afternoon under the Coldwater Creek Bridge on North Red Banks Road off Interstate 22.

McMillen said there were signs of trauma, the TV station reports.

The medical examiner will determine the official cause of death.

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