Body found in well

Developing Story

Staff Report

Law officers from Grenada County, Montgomery County and the state worked to recover the body of a man from a well near Duck Hill late Wednesday afternoon.

Officials at the scene confirmed this is connected to the case of Willie Kirk Hooper Jr. of Tie Plant, who was last seen in the vicinity of his family’s residence on Nov. 25. Official identification of the body is not expected until Thursday.

Additional details forthcoming.