The Hancock County Coroner's Office is currently investigating the body of a dead man found east of McComb on Sunday.

A group of local hunters found the body just after 10:30 in the morning on Sunday in a field south of State Route 613, according to the Hancock County Sheriff's Office. The man has not yet been identified and the cause of death is unknown.

The sheriff's office isn't commenting until after the autopsy is finished.

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