Body discovered in Jackson ditch identified - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Body discovered in Jackson ditch identified

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

 Jackson police are investigating a homicide after a body was found in a ditch near Farish Street on Tuesday afternoon.

We're told that the victim has been identified as 31-year-old Quincy Eugene McGowan. 

Officer Colendula Green says he was shot multiple times on Hinds Street where he was found. Several shell casings have been recovered.

Police say that people walking in the area discovered his body. 

Detectives, AMR and Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart are all on the scene.

We will update you as soon as we have more details.

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