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Report: South Mississippi shooting suspect found dead

A shooting suspect wanted in south Mississippi has been found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, reports WLBT-TV in Jackson.

Posted: Jul 27, 2018 1:14 PM

MONTICELLO, Miss. (WTVA) - A shooting suspect wanted in south Mississippi has been found dead of an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, reports WLBT-TV in Jackson.

The suspect is identified as John Hill.

According to Lawrence County Sheriff Lessie Butler, Hill is accused of shooting Stephanie Ann Hall, 46, in the head in the Monticello area.

She was taken to University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson for treatment.

The TV station reports Hill was found dead in Ruth, Miss.

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