WOODLAND, Miss. (WTVA) -- Chickasaw County authorities are investigating a homicide in Woodland.
Authorities say they were initially called to a car accident on Highway 15 North in Woodland.
When they arrived, they found a man deceased.
After a preliminary investigation, authorities say the victim, John Wofford, was assaulted at a residence he shared with his girlfriend, Brecker Johnson.
Wofford and Johnson then got into a car drove away and crashed a couple miles from their home.
Deputies arrested Johnson in connection to the incident.
Authorities expect to file charges later today.