Man found dead in car’s passenger seat

Published 10:05 pm Thursday, October 12, 2017

ROLLING FORK (AP) — A man has been found dead in the passenger seat of a car found parked on a Mississippi road, south of Rolling Fork.

WLBT-TV reports foul play is not suspected. The body was found about 7:30 a.m. Thursday.

Authorities believe the victim is from the Washington County area and suspect the car belongs to the deceased man. His name has not been released, pending notification of his family.

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Police are currently looking for a white woman who was last seen around 4 a.m. walking north on Highway 61, a short distance from Rolling Fork. Investigators believe she might have been the driver of the car.