Murder arrest made after weekend shooting in Webster County

Charles J. Potts | Photo: Webster County Sheriff's Department

An early-morning shooting in Webster County left one man dead and another man behind bars.

Posted: Jul 8, 2019 4:48 PM
Updated: Jul 25, 2019 10:10 AM

EUPORA, Miss. (WTVA) - A fatal shooting in Webster County lands a man in jail for murder.

The shooting happened early Sunday morning at an address on Highway 182 West.

The shooting victim later died at a local hospital.

Webster County Sheriff Andy McCants identified the shooting victim as Earl Jerome Cullum.

The suspect, Charles Jarmaine Potts, is charged with murder.

UPDATE: Bond set at $75,000 for Webster County murder suspect

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