Winona man arrested following triple homicide

Michael Martin Barnhill (Carroll County Jail)

A man from Winona is in jail after three people were shot and killed at a home Friday night in Carroll County.

Posted: Mar 2, 2019 10:13 AM
Updated: Mar 2, 2019 11:28 AM

CARROLLTON, Miss. (WTVA) - A man from Winona is in jail after three people were shot and killed at a home Friday night in Carroll County.

Deputies arrested Michael Martin Barnhill, 30, at that home on County Road 135 between Carrollton and Greenwood.

Sheriff Clint Walker says a call came in before midnight about shots being fired in a house with several people there.

Two of the three shooting victims died at the home.  The third died in an ambulance on the way to a hospital.

Walker has not yet released the names or ages of the victims and has not said why the three were shot.

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