Hattiesburg police identify corpse as missing man - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Hattiesburg police identify corpse as missing man

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police have identified a man found dead in an apartment Sunday afternoon.

45-year-old Archie Avis Brooks was found dead inside an apartment at Oakwood Apartments on West Fourth Street.

Tenants at the complex told police they had not seen Brooks for a while. Police are not releasing many details as to how Brooks died. They believe he had been dead for a few days.

Police were also looking to question a person of interest, but that person is no longer of interest.

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