LAFAYETTE COUNTY, Miss. (KTVI) -- A 21-year-old Ole Miss student from St. Louis was found dead in Lafayette County, Mississippi on Saturday morning.
The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department says deputies found the body of Alexandria "Ally" Kostial Saturday morning while on patrol in Harmontown, Mississippi. Harmontown is about 20 miles from the Ole Miss campus.
The sheriff's department says foul play was involved.
The Lafayette County Sheriff’s Department is leading the investigation with assistance from the Mississippi Bureau of Investigations, Mississippi Crime Lab Crime Scene Unit, University of Mississippi Police Department and the Oxford Police Department.