1 dead after Lowndes County shooting

One person died after a Thursday night shooting in Lowndes County.

Posted: Aug 16, 2019 7:07 PM
Updated: Aug 16, 2019 7:07 PM

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investigators say no one was arrested after a fight ended with a son killing his father. wtva's nicole dantzler joins us live from lowndes county on how the fatal shot was fired lowndes county coroner greg merchant indentified the victim as 62 year old willie baptist.. investigators say a teenager called 9-1-1 around 9 p-m thursday night to say her uncle shot her grandfather. witnesses told deputies the father fired one shot. they say the father and son then fought over the gun. at one point, the father was shot and died inside the home. the shooting happened on starkville road in crawford. merchant says the state crime lab will preform an autopsy on baptist.
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