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Fight turns deadly near Pass Christian


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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