Man charged with manslaughter in Shuqualak shooting

Christopher Scott has been charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of 23-year-old Ralph Franklin.

Posted: Dec 20, 2017 6:23 PM
Updated: Dec 20, 2017 6:24 PM

SHUQUALAK, Miss. (WTVA) - A man who's been in jail for over a month in Noxubee County has now been charged.

Christopher Scott has been charged with manslaughter in the fatal shooting of 23-year-old Ralph Franklin. Franklin was shot on Church Street on November 9th and later died at a hospital. He was originally charged with possession of a weapon by convicted felon and possession of stolen weapons.

He is still waiting to go before a judge for a bond hearing on this manslaughter charge. WTVA/WLOV will keep you updated as we get new information.

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