Man wanted for killing, assaulting Mississippi woman before burning her body

Published 5:12 pm Sunday, December 31, 2023

A Mississippi sheriff’s department is continuing to search for the man wanted for a brutal murder.

According to the Scott County Sheriff’s Office, Sammy Patrick is wanted for capital murder.

“Sammy Patrick is considered armed and dangerous,” a statement from the department reads.

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The sheriff’s office information shows an elderly woman was shot, sexually assaulted, and then set on fire.

Anyone with information is asked to call 601-469-1511.