Jackson man finds woman’s body while walking to work

Woman’s dead body found by man walking to work in Jackson
Woman’s dead body found by man walking to work in Jackson(Hill County Sheriff's department | Hill County Sheriff's department)
Published: Aug. 11, 2022 at 5:46 PM CDT
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JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - A woman was found dead behind a building in the 700 block of University Boulevard in Jackson Monday morning.

Police say the victim was 45-year-old Allena Allen, who had allegedly been shot.

Deputy Chief of the Jackson Police Department Deric Hearn did not say what the building was.

Hearn said a person walking to work found Allen, who later reported it to police.

JPD has not identified any suspects or motives at this time.

This is a developing story.

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