Traci Clark, a 30-year-old white female, was found dead Monday, April 16, 2018, in Hanging Moss Creek near Woodway Drive, according to the Jackson Police Department.
Investigators say a passerby discovered the body before 7 a.m. near the creek's water line.
Police estimated Clark's body had been there for several hours before being found, but it's unclear exactly how long it was.
Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart said the preliminary cause of death was blunt force trauma.
Police have not made any arrests in the case.
Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call JPD at (601) 960-1234. Those wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at (601) 355-8477.
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