One dead in Tippah County shooting

news_crime_greenBy Joyce Brock

Southern Sentinel

WALNUT – A shooting on Tuesday in Tippah County left one man dead.

Joey Pannell was killed in the incident, which took place at approximately 7 p.m. on County Road 127 near the Alcorn County Line. The Tippah County Sheriff’s Department and Walnut Police Department responded to the scene.

According to Tippah County Chief Deputy Chris McCallister, the incident is under investigation.

Further information will be reported as it becomes available.