The Washington County Sheriff's Department got a call at approximately 7:30 this evening in reference to a badly decomposed body in the area of Pogue Road, east of Hollandale.
Thus far, no identification has been determined.
The body will be taken to the crime lab in Jackson along with missing persons reports.
If there are any matches, The State Medical Examiners Office will forward the information to the appropriate department.
Chief Billy Barber said, this is an ongoing investigation.