Lonely Planet Writer

Ghost hunters find body at haunted Mississippi hospital

A group of ghost hunters have uncovered the body of a 69-year-old woman as they explored the Kuhn Memorial State Hospital in Vicksburg, Mississippi, a building known to be one of the most haunted in the state.

Vicksburg, Mississippi.
Vicksburg, Mississippi. Image by Nicolas Henderson / CC BY 2.0

The body of Sharon Wilson was discovered outside the abandoned building but blood stains indicated that she had been inside. Vicksburg police have taken two men into custody but no arrests have been made. The Kuhn Hospital is internationally renowned among paranormal groups as a hotbed of paranormal activity and the site attracts many ghost hunters who come to take recordings and investigate apparitions. Read more: usatoday.com