Attala man held without bond in shooting

By The Associated Press

KOSCIUSKO — A preliminary hearing has been set for Oct. 3 for an Attala County man charged in a fatal shooting.

Sheriff Tim Nail says 21-year-old Markeith Fleming is being held without bond in the county jail until the hearing.

Nail says Fleming has been charged with murder in the shooting death of 21-year-old Christopher Graham. Nail says a second man, 21-year-old Derrick Hannah, was injured in the Oct. 1 incident.

Nail says deputies were alerted to the shooting on a county road. He says Graham was pronounced dead at the scene.