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60-year-old man shot to death in Tishomingo County

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60-year-old man shot to death in Tishomingo County

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IUKA, Miss. (WTVA) - A 60-year-old man was shot to death Friday night, Nov. 26 in Tishomingo County.

Tishomingo County Coroner Mack Wilemon identifed the shooting victim as Michael Ray Thacker.

The incident happened on County Road 246 at approximately 8:30.

Thacker was pronounced dead at 9:20 p.m.

According to the Tishomingo County Sheriff's Office, witnesses claimed Thacker got into an argument with a family member, retrieved a gun and fired at the family member and another man.

The man fired back and struck Thacker who died as a result.

The sheriff's office has not said if any arrests are imminent.

This story will be updated as more information is provided.

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