Body found in old bank building

Published 9:21 am Saturday, August 28, 2021

The body of a deceased male was found in the old Bank of Blountville in building in Prentiss Saturday morning. An anonymous call came into the Jefferson Davis County Sheriff’s Department before 8 a.m. that a body had been discovered upstairs in the building. The Prentiss Police Department, Mississippi Bureau of Investigation and the Mississippi Crime Lab are currently investigating the incident.