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Jefferson Davis Co. police search for homicide suspect

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JEFFERSON DAVIS COUNTY, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A man is dead in Jefferson Davis County and deputies are searching for his killer.

The unidentified man, in his mid-20's, was found on Wheeler Lane Saturday morning about 7 a.m.

Sheriff Ron Strickland says his office was first called about a missing person. Later on the victim's body was found about two and a half miles from his home.

Nearby residents reported hearing gunshots about 11:30 p.m. last night. However, investigators are not saying how the victim was killed.

Strickland says several people are being interviewed, but no arrest has been made.

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