Man arrested and charged with killing mom in Mississippi

A man has been arrested and charged with shooting and killing his mother in a Mississippi grocery store parking lot.

Posted: Dec 10, 2018 9:44 AM

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A man has been arrested and charged with shooting and killing his mother in a Mississippi grocery store parking lot.

Jackson Police Sgt. Rodrick Holmes said in a news release that 33-year-old Terry Huchen has been charged with murder in the shooting death of 51-year-old Ronia Rodgers.

Holmes said the shooting happened in a grocery store parking lot Saturday afternoon.

Holmes said officers found Rodgers in a vehicle and she was taken to a hospital where she died.

The spokesman said both Huchen and Rodgers were in the vehicle when the shooting occurred. Police have not released a possible motive.

It was not known if Huchen has an attorney yet.

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