LEE COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) — A Saturday afternoon shooting near Tupelo left one person dead and two others wounded.
Lee County Sheriff Jim Johnson said it happened at the Tupelo Trace Apartments on Mitchell Road, which is just outside of the city limits.
According to the sheriff, one person opened fire on two people, and one of those two fired back.
Deputies also arrested a fourth person in connection with the shooting and found two guns.
Lee County Coroner Carolyn Green later identified the victim as Timothe Montgomery, 17, of Verona.