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Macon man shot dead outside convenience store

The Sunday night shooting claimed the life of Jamarcus Taylor, 30, of Macon, according to the county coroner.

Posted: Dec 2, 2019 1:36 PM
Updated: Dec 4, 2019 1:18 PM

MACON, Miss. (WTVA) - Someone shot and killed a 30-year-old man Sunday night in Noxubee County.

Coroner R.L. Calhoun said Jamarcus Taylor of Macon was shot between the eyes while sitting inside a vehicle in front of Airport Food Mart.

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The store is located on Cedar Creek Road near the Macon Municipal Airport.

The shooting happened between 7:30 and 8:30, the coroner said.

One bullet hit the car’s windshield and the other bullet hit the car’s door.

Calhoun said the store was open at the time of the shooting.

Investigators are reviewing the store’s surveillance video to learn more.

Updated ArticleManslaughter arrest made in Noxubee County shooting

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