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Moss Point teen charged with homicide

MOSS POINT, MS (WLOX) -

MOSS POINT, MS (WLOX) - A Moss Point teenager is behind bars charged with homicide.

Moss Point Police Chief Sheila Smallman said 19-year-old Jeremy Collins stabbed Roderick Taite in the head with a knife during a fight Friday on Grace Street. Smallman said Taite was taken to Singing River Hospital, where he died from his head injuries.

Police originally charged Collins with aggravated assault, but his charges were upgraded to homicide on Tuesday.

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