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One dead, one in jail for murder


LUCEDALE, MS (WLOX) - A Lucedale man is dead and another is in jail for murder.

According to George County Sheriff's Department Monday night around 9:00 p.m., deputies responded to a shooting in the Bushy Creek Community where investigators say they found 63-year-old Vernon Leroy Davis shot to death.

Deputies arrested 19-year-old Aaron Antonio Shepherd. He is being held at the George County Regional Correctional Facility for the murder of Davis.

WLOX will have more on the murder later today.

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