Mississippi authorities looking for ‘armed and dangerous’ suspect in Tuesday morning fatal shooting

Published 9:32 am Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Mississippi authorities are looking for an ‘armed and dangerous’ suspect in connection with a fatal shooting Tuesday.

The Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office reported on social media the following:

At approximately 5:10 a.m. on Tuesday January 23, 2024 Deputies with the Alcorn County Sheriff’s office responded to 397 Highway 356 Apartment 16 Rienzi.

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Deputies discovered a female deceased from apparent gunshot wounds.

During the investigation deputies identified a suspect, Demario Mcgaha of Corinth had left the scene in a white Mercury Grand Marquis with large rims.

Mcgaha is considered armed and dangerous.

If you have any information as to the location of Mcgaha please call 911 or the Alcorn County Sheriff’s Office at 662-286-5521