Body of Infant Found in Yazoo County - - Jackson, MS

Body of infant found in Yazoo County

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YAZOO COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A toddler's lifeless body was found in a home on Old Highway 3 in Yazoo County Thursday.

Coroner Ricky Shivers confirmed one-year-old Hunter Jones' body was discovered in a bed at the home at 11:45 am.

Shivers would not confirm whether there are signs of abuse, but he did say the Yazoo County Sheriff's Department and the Department of Human Services both are investigating.

Shivers says an autopsy is scheduled for Friday.

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