JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Police have identified a woman whose body was found in a wooded area in west Jackson.
Jackson police spokeswoman Colendula Green says the 32-year-old Sherrell Harris Shaw was discovered by a passer-by Monday afternoon.
Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart said the woman was shot and appears to have been dead about four or five days.
Green said police have not identified any suspects.
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