VERONA, Miss. (WTVA) - The Lee County coroner has released the name of the man killed in a shooting Monday night in Verona.
Coroner Carolyn Green identified the victim as Christopher Green, 24, of Tupelo.
She said an autopsy will be performed.
According to the Verona Police Department, the incident happened at approximately 7:55.
Police officers responded to the apartments on East 10th Street where they found Christopher Green lying on the ground near a vehicle in the parking lot.
He had been shot multiple times.
Police plan to release more information when it becomes available.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Verona Police Department at 662-566-2215or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-8477.