the republic logo

Jackson police: body found in vacant apartment that of missing Pearl man, 81; homicide

bug
Share/Save/Bookmark

JACKSON, Mississippi — Jackson police say a body found in a vacant apartment has been identified as that of a man reported missing earlier this week in nearby Pearl.

Spokeswoman Colendula Green tells news outlets that the death of 81-year-old Lee Kendrick is being investigated as homicide.

Green says a juvenile found the body and notified a maintenance man, who alerted police.

Kendrick was last seen Monday at a bank in Pearl.

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

Story copyright 2015 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Feedback, Corrections and Other Requests: AP welcomes feedback and comments from readers. Send an email to info@ap.org and it will be forwarded to the appropriate editor or reporter.


We also have more stories about:
(click the phrases to see a list)

Category:

Follow The Republic:

All content copyright ©2015 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.