PASCAGOULA, MS (WLOX) - Pascagoula Police say a local businessman may have been murdered. At just before three o'clock this morning, patrolmen found 67 year old Johnny McArthur Bullock slumped over in the driver's seat of his van. The vehicle reportedly crashed into a power pole guide wire.
According to investigators, a resident in the vicinity contacted police at 2:53 am and reported a loud crash. When patrolmen arrived, they found a Chevrolet Astro van, stationary on the guide wire, in front of 2510 Martin Road. Bullock was slumped over in the driver seat, wearing his seatbelt.
Police confirm they're investigating the death as a homicide. They ask that anyone with information to contact the Pascagoula Police Department's Criminal Investigation Division.
WLOX News is just gathering information about this homicide. Keep checking WLOX.com for additional information. And watch WLOX later this morning for the latest news we learn about the death of the Pascagoula kennel owner.