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Body found in Long Beach identified as missing Pascagoula woman

Billie Jean Harris, 24 (Photo source: Pascagoula Police Dept) Billie Jean Harris, 24 (Photo source: Pascagoula Police Dept)
LONG BEACH, MS (WLOX) -

Police say the woman found dead in a Long Beach parking lot early Sunday morning is missing Pascagoula mom, Billie Jean Harris.

The 24-year-old was found in her gold 1997 Ford Escort just after 1 a.m. in a parking lot near the intersection of Cleveland Avenue and East Railroad Street. Officials say she took her own life. 

Harris was reported missing on May 31. She was last seen around 4-5 p.m. at the Walmart on Hwy. 90 in Pascagoula. Harris, a reserve member of the U.S. Air Force, reportedly left her 18-month-old child at her parents' house before going to the store. 

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