Officer-involved shooting reported in Yalobusha County

An officer-involved shooting was reported in Yalobusha County on Saturday that left one-person dead.

Posted: Dec. 3, 2018 12:04 AM
Updated: Dec. 3, 2018 12:04 AM

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is now mourning after a domestic response turns into a shootout between deputies and a man in yalobusha county. wtva's evan hensley now joins us in studio with more. ." thank you rebecca, deputies received a call in yesterdayafternoon about a domestic disturbance, what they didn't expect was what chaos would ensue after they arrived... this is the housewhere sheriff lance humpheries says it took place at patricia drive. deputies responded to the scenesecuring the 3 children inside. officials say that after they tried to pacify the situation that the suspectexited the home and fired at the law enforcement. the suspect was pronounced dead at the scene, but upon the investigation around 200 rounds of ammunition were discovered on his body. i spoke with community members who were stunned by what had taken place. marcus spearman - water valley resident "i'm like shocked, like this is my first time hearing anything about it. this is a nice community but aint nobody ever here anything like that. not that i know of." spearman says that what's upsetting him the most, is that theirwere children involved. "i feel a lot of emotion for them because i've got kids of my own, and that right there that could be devastating to the kids." as live our wtva news room also came across this, a comment on our breaking news post from a woman who claims to be the wife of the suspect. she says that his name is michael taylor and that he is from grenada. we have spoken with the coroner and they expect to release the name of the victim monday. reporting for wtva 9 news i'm eh.
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