Body of Lucedale man found in DeSoto National Forest

Body of Lucedale man found in DeSoto National Forest
Cameron Perryman, 33, was last seen alive late on the evening of Dec. 31, 2020. His body was found hours later in Greene County by a hunter. (Source: Greene County Sheriff's Office)

GREENE COUNTY, Miss. (WLOX) - The body of a Lucedale man has been identified after a hunter discovered him in Greene County on New Year’s Day.

Cameron Perryman, 33, was last seen alive late on the evening of Dec. 31, 2020. Just hours later, a hunter discovered Perryman’s body approximately seven miles south of McLain off Highway 57 at the DeSoto National Forest roadside park.

Perryman’s body has been sent to the Mississippi Crime Laboratory for further analysis. Authorities did not say how Perryman died or whether a crime had been committed. However, the incident is now being investigated by the Greene County Sheriff’s Office, Mississippi Bureau of Investigation, and the District Attorney’s Office.

Anyone who has any information about Perryman is asked to contact the Greene County Sheriff’s Office or the Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers.

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