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Constable died in Panola County crash

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A Panola County constable died in a crash that happened while officers chased a stolen car Thursday.

Posted: Dec 12, 2019 7:00 PM
Updated: Dec 13, 2019 11:16 AM

PANOLA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) — A Panola County constable died in a crash that happened while officers chased a stolen car Thursday.

The Department of Public Safety identified the constable who died as 57-year old Raye Hawkins of Courtland.

A press release from the DPS says Hawkins was traveling southbound on MS 35 when he collided with a 2018 Chevrolet Colorado traveling northbound on MS 35 driven by a minor.

Fox 13 in Memphis reports two teenagers are in custody.

Updated ArticleReport: 2 teens charged with murder in death of Panola County constable

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