Mississippi man found dead when officer responded to report of domestic fight

Published 6:00 am Wednesday, September 21, 2022

A Mississippi man was found deceased when officers responded to a domestic fight in Lincoln County Tuesday.

At approximately 1:55 p.m., 911 received a call of a possible domestic fight at a residence on Johnson Grove Road in Lincoln County.

While en route to the scene, deputies were informed that a male subject had been shot by a female, Sheriff Steve Rushing said. When deputies and King’s Daughters Ambulance Service arrived at the residence, they discovered the male subject was deceased.

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The female was located at the scene and detained for questioning.

The names of both individuals have not been released, pending further investigation and notification of family.