Charges pending after deadly Baldwyn shooting

Baldwyn police confirmed a person was killed in a Tuesday afternoon shooting incident.

Posted: Jan 22, 2019 4:23 PM
Updated: Jan 24, 2019 12:45 PM

Update 1/23/19 4:36 p.m.

The victim was identified as Gary Price, 35, of Baldwyn, according to police.

Shawnzell McGee | Photo: Prentiss County Jail

This was the scene on Price Street in Baldwyn.

The suspect was identified as Shawnzell McGee, 28, of Baldwyn. He currently faces no charges. 

However, he is expected to be charged in the coming days, police said.

Police said Price identified McGee as the shooter before he died.

See the original post below.

BALDWYN, Miss. (WTVA) - Baldwyn police confirm a person was killed in an afternoon shooting incident.

It took place on Price Street around 3 p.m.

WTVA’s Taylor Smith reported seeing a man on the ground and police officers taking three men into custody.

Baldwyn Police Chief Troy Agnew confirms they have a suspect in custody. The suspect is being held in the county jail.

A bystander said he heard and saw a man shoot four gunshots.

Police are still investigating the cause of the shooting.

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