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Fight turns deadly near Pass Christian

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HARRISON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

One person is dead, another is in custody after an altercation near Pass Christian.

According to Harrison County investigators, Timothy Paul Galle died late Monday night.  The 37-year-old was reportedly shot in the head after a fight on McDonald Road.

That fight was allegedly with Joshua Adam Mizell.  Mizell is in jail this morning, charged with murder.

Harrison County dispatchers received a 911 call just before 9:00 pm on Christmas Eve.  When deputies arrived on McDonald Road, they learned Galle and Mizell had been in some sort of altercation.  According to a sheriff's department news release, the fight turned deadly when Mizell reportedly grabbed a handgun and shot Galle in the head.

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