Possible Homicide: Body Found Submerged In Murder Creek
July 27, 2012
Escambia County, Alabama, authorities are investigating a possible homicide after a body was found overnight in Murder Creek.
About 10 p.m. Thursday, 50-year old Ina Jackson of Brewton was reported missing. After a search utilizing a K-9 team from Fountain Prison, her body was found submerged in Murder Creek off Kirkland Road near Brewton.
“We are treating this as a homicide at this time,” said Mike Lambert, chief deputy of the Escambia County (Ala.) Sheriff’s Office. He said the cause of death is not known and will be determined by an autopsy.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Escambia County (Ala.) Sheriff’s Department at (251) 809-0741.
Pictured top: Murder Creek near Brewton where a possible homicide victim was found. Photo by Amber Southard, WEAR for NorthEscambia.com, click to enlarge.