Published on April 3rd, 2020 | by Lafayette County Sheriff1
Lafayette County, Mississippi Man Found Deceased Alongside County Road
At approximately 7:30 am on Friday, April 3, the Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department was called to County Road 1029 in reference to an unresponsive male lying on the ground.
Upon arrival the deceased was identified as Douglas Smet of County Road 465, Lafayette County, Mississippi.
Mr. Smet was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Lafayette County Coroner’s Office. This is an ongoing investigation but at this time it is believed that Mr. Smet died of natural causes. His family has been notified.