Around 8:30 a.m. Monday Jackson Police respond to a call of a body found. The victim was found in a vehicle parked on the lot of Whitehall Pre-K School, 532 Whitehall Street
Officers discovered a maroon 1985 Pontiac Bonneville, on the parking lot behind Whitehall Pre-K Center
The body of a white man, believed to be in his 20s, was found inside the vehicle however investigators do not believe the man was killed on the parking lot.
The Whitehall Pre-K center was placed on lock down as a precaution and safety measure for students and faculty.
According to investigators they believe the car was at that location for 24 hours before police were notified.
The victim was identified as 25 year-old William Joseph Nachlinger of Rocky Springs Road in Beech Bluff.
His body was transported to the state Medical Examiner's Office in Nashville to determine the exact cause of death.
Anyone with information about this homicide is asked to contact the Jackson Police Department's Violent Crimes Unit at 731-425-8400 or Crime Stoppers at 731-424-8477 (TIPS).
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