UPDATE: JACKSON, Miss. – (WJTV) – While a body found off High Street was badly decomposed, police believe it is a man.
According to Jackson Police Chief Lee Vance, the body was found during the search for a missing Jackson woman, Jessica Hewitt.
In addition, the suspected male body was found with medicine bottles near it.
Authorities have found a body near High Street in Jackson.
Flowood Police tell us it is not missing 29-year-old Jessica Hewitt.
However, the body was discovered while they were searching for the missing woman.
No other details have been released at this time.
We will provide updates on WJTV.com.