Body found in D'Iberville believed to be missing Biloxi woman

Body found in D'Iberville believed to be missing Biloxi woman

D'IBERVILLE, MS (WLOX) - Almost two weeks after a Biloxi woman was reported missing, officials believe they may have located her body.

Tiffany Rea McDavid was last seen on Jan. 6 and was reported missing to Biloxi police on Jan. 11. Shortly after 3:30 p.m. on Jan. 23, the D'Iberville Police Department received a call about a suspicious car in a secluded wooded area near River Loop Dr.

Upon further investigation, police found that the vehicle contained a body and was registered to McDavid.

Authorities believe the remains are those of McDavid, but have not yet confirmed the identity. An autopsy has been scheduled to determine the cause of death and a positive identification.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this incident or any criminal activity should contact the Biloxi Police Department at (228) 392-0641, the Biloxi Criminal Investigations Division at (228) 435-6112, the Biloxi Criminal Intelligence Unit at ciu@biloxi.ms.us, or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at (877) 787-5898 – text CSTIP to 274637 (CRIMES).

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