Body Of South Mississippi College Student Found In Lake

Authorities are investigating the death of an Ole Miss student whose body was found in a lake.

Investigators say the body of a black female student was discovered in Sardis Lake early Saturday morning, about 20 miles west of the Oxford campus.

Panola County authorities are not releasing the name of the victim, but sources tell WLOX News, she is from Moss Point.

Authorities have not said if foul play was involved in the woman's death.

Sardis Lake is known as a popular hot spot for Ole Miss students during the Memorial Day weekend.