Police in Mississippi’s capital city probe 7 killings in less than 2 weeks

Published 5:45 am Friday, March 18, 2022

Police in Mississippi’s capital city are investigating seven slayings that have occurred in less than two weeks.

Four of the killings happened this week, WAPT-TV reported.

Deputy Chief Deric Hearn said it marks one of the deadliest stretches of killings so far this year. He said the crimes are “senseless shootings.”

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