Gruesome discovery - - Jackson, MS

Gruesome discovery

Body discovered off of Greenwood Ave.

I hope your Easter weekend was hopping. I'm Howard Ballou with your Monday afternoon look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

After a body was discovered on the side of a Jackson street early this morning ,  investigators are gathering evidence on the city's latest homicide.

Also, authorities busted an active dogfight in Benton County Saturday evening, leading to the rescue of 20 dogs, according to the Humane Society.

And, the University of Southern Mississippi held a press conference this morning to officially mark Dr. Rodney Bennett's first day as president of the university.

In sports, the Final Four is set and we'll have highlights and scores.

Clear skies and 73 degrees in the Jackson metro area. Don't miss your full First Alert Forecast.

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