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5 people shot in Tallahatchie County

The Tallahatchie County Sheriff's Department confirmed a shooting took place during the weekend.

Posted: May 20, 2019 1:51 PM

CHARLESTON, Miss. (WTVA) - The Tallahatchie County Sheriff's Department confirmed a shooting took place during the weekend.

Five people were shot, one of whom died.

The shooting happened Saturday in the 700 block of Leverette Lane at approximately 11:30 a.m.

Of the four others, three are men and one is a woman.

Sheriff's deputies believe the shooting was the result of a family dispute.

Multiple guns were recovered.

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is assisting.

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