Jackson police are investigating the 40th homicide of 2022.
Kevin Edwards, 18, was found dead of an apparent gunshot wound to the head in the carport of an abandoned home, according to investigators.
Edwards was last seen leaving his home on Saturday. His body was discovered at the home on Glen Erin Street around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (601) 355-8477.