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Sheriff: One dead, one wounded in Escatawpa shooting

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Two men were shot Wednesday evening on Roberts Road in Escatawpa. (Photo source: WLOX) Two men were shot Wednesday evening on Roberts Road in Escatawpa. (Photo source: WLOX)
ESCATAWPA, MS (WLOX) -

An argument that started at work, ended on Roberts Road in Escatawpa Wednesday night. One man is dead, and another man is in the hospital.

The victims haven't been identified, but Sheriff Charles Britt said the conflict started on the job. He said the two men agreed to meet on a residential street to settle the situation when gunfire broke out. One of the victims was in a car, while the other one was standing by the road.

Authorities were called to the scene around 7pm. 

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