MACON, Miss. (WTVA) - The man suspected of murdering a woman in Noxubee County is now dead.
Noxubee County Coroner R.L. Calhoun confirmed Kendrick Brooks, 34, died Tuesday afternoon at a Jackson hospital.
An autopsy will be performed.
Local and state investigators identified Brooks as a suspect in the shooting death of Whitney Taylor on July 22.
Investigators charged Brooks with capital murder.
Chief investigator Tina Williams said emergency responders took Brooks to a hospital in Jackson after he shot himself.