Body found outside Hattiesburg business identified

Body found outside Hattiesburg business identified

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The man found dead in his car last week has been identified.

According to Lamar County Coroner Cody Creel, Daniel Patrick Combs was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound inside a vehicle outside of the Dermatology Clinic of Hattiesburg.

Hattiesburg police responded to the scene at 104 Asbury Circle around 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 6.

Police found Combs in a SUV Mercedes, according to HPD Lt. LaTosha Myers-Mitchell.

According to Creel, the victim died sometime over the weekend prior to July  4. He also said that Combs was from Tennessee.