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UPDATE: Investigation continues into Itawamba County shooting

Two people are in custody in connection to a weekend shooting in Itawamba County.

Posted: Jan. 17, 2019 4:43 PM

FULTON, Miss. (WTVA) - Two people are in custody in connection to a weekend shooting in Itawamba County.

However, investigators are describing them as persons-of-interest.


Jeremy Beene | Photo: Itawamba County jail

The shooting incident happened on Jan. 13 on North Ritter Road. No one was injured.

Sheriff Chris Dickinson says Jeremy Beene's house was shot into because he didn't pay for 2 ounces of marijuana he purchased.

This shooting incident was described as a retaliation.

Beene was arrested after the incident for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. 

RELATED: Arrest made in Itawamba shooting 

The names of the two people have not been released.

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