One man dead and another arrested in Pontotoc County shooting

By Danza Johnson

PONTOTOC – A shooting death in Pontotoc County seems to be the result of a family argument according to authorities.
Sheriff Neal Davis said deputies responded to a call at a home on Roye Road at about 1:45 p.m. Wednesday. One person was found dead with a single gunshot wound.
Deputies arrested another person who was at the scene at the time of the shooting and recovered a gun that may have been used.
According to Davis both men were neighbors and were in a family argument when the shooting occurred.
The name of the victim is not being released at this time and no formal charges have been filed.

More on this story as it is available.

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