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.
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