PONTOTOC, Mississippi — An investigation is underway to determine the cause of death for a man found on a Pontotoc County road.
Sheriff Leo Mask tells WTVA-TV (http://bit.ly/1WrQFx4 ) the body was found Sunday on Cooke Road. He says they're not sure of the cause of death, but say the man did have a gunshot wound.
Investigators say the man was seen riding a horse earlier in the day.
The body has been sent to Jackson for an autopsy. The victim's name has not been released.
Information from: WTVA-TV, http://www.wtva.com