HATTIESBURG, MS – One man has been found dead in a hotel room on Highway 49.
According to Lt. Traxler, on August 31, 2015 around 11 a.m., police responded to a call about a deceased black male at Motel 6.
Coroner Butch Benedict confirms the victim suffered from a gunshot wound.
The body has been sent to Jackson for an autopsy. The identity has not yet been released and the investigation is on-going.