Body found in trash can confirmed to be that of missing man

(WMC-TV) - The body found in Tate County is confirmed to be that of Patrick Antonio Jones, 31, who had been missing since Friday.

Jones' family located the body Thursday morning in a trash can about 100 yards from Jones' house.

He died of multiple gunshot wounds.

Family members suspect Jones was robbed, but investigators said it is too early to tell.

There is still no suspect.

Investigators are urging the public to come forward with any information that may help them solve this crime.

If you have any information, you are asked to contact the Tate County Sheriff's Office.

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