CORINTH, Miss. (WTVA) - A 22-year-old man is in jail for the alleged murder of his girlfriend.
On Thursday, the Corinth Police Department charged Kobe Nance with the murder of Shuna Hurd, 18, the Daily Corinthian reported.
Police Chief Ralph Dance told the newspaper the situation began Wednesday afternoon when a police officer saw a maroon Toyota traveling fast on Cass Street and then onto Highway 72 heading west.
The vehicle was later found at the Magnolia Regional Health Center where Hurd was in the vehicle with Nance. She was pronounced dead there.
Investigators determine a fight had happened at a home on Fulton Street and Nance allegedly shot Hurd.
The victim had facial bruises, choke marks around her neck and bite marks, the police chief said.
An autopsy will be performed.