Police arrive at scene of Murder/Suicide in Tish County

Police in Tishomingo County received a call of an alleged shooting yesterdy. Upon arrival, police found two deceased individuals who died of gunshot wounds.

From the Tishomingo County Sheriffs Office:

On January 2, 2019, Tishomingo County Sheriff’s Office received a call of an alleged shooting that occurred at a residence located on CR 236.  As deputies arrived, the alleged shooter was located with an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.  Deputies then discovered another individual at the residence with a gunshot wound as well.  Both individuals were pronounced deceased by the coroner.

The Tishomingo County Sheriff’s Office is treating this shooting as a MURDER/SUICIDE at this time.  Any other information pertaining to this will have to be addressed by the Tishomingo County Coroner.

Jon Ross Myers

Jon Ross Myers is the executive editor and publisher of the Mississippi News Network, Mississippi's largest digital only media company. He can be reached at editor@tippahnews.com

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