Unidentified man beaten to death - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Unidentified man beaten to death

JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson police are trying to determine the identity of a man found beaten to death on the roadside.

Officers were called to the 4900 block of South Drive shortly after seven Sunday morning.

J.P.D. Officer Colendula Green said a man's body was found on the side of the street in front of a residence.

He had no identification.

Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham Stewart said the victim suffered blunt force trauma to the head and other injuries to the body.

He is described as an African American male, 18 to 25-years-old.

An autopsy has been scheduled for Monday.

If you know anything about this crime or the name of this homicide victim, please contact the Jackson Police Department at 601-960-1234.

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