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Missing Mississippi man identified as drowning victim

February 12, 2019

PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss. (AP) — A man reported missing in Mississippi has been identified as a drowning victim.

WLOX-TV reported that Harrison County Coroner Gary Hargrove confirmed that the body found Friday in Pass Christian Harbor was that of 62-year-old Jerry Michael Henderson of Pass Christian.

Hargrove said Henderson’s death has been ruled an accidental drowning.

Henderson had been reported as missing earlier last week. He had last been seen Jan. 28.

His body was spotted around 2:30 p.m. Friday. The Department of Marine Resources recovered the body.

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Information from: WLOX-TV, http://www.wlox.com

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