2 dead, 1 injured in George County shooting

2 dead, 1 injured in George County shooting

GEORGE COUNTY, MS (WLOX) - Two people are dead, and another has been flown to University Medical Center in Jackson after what investigators are calling an an apparent domestic related shooting in George County. Investigators said the deceased include the gunman and one of his victims.

George County Sheriff's Office Captain Ben Brown said the shooting happened in the Benndale area near Vestry Road and Highway 57 south.

The identities of those involved are not being released at this time. Investigators said they searched a wooded area near where the victims were found for about 90 minutes before locating the body of the suspected male gunman.

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigations Crime Scene Unit is still on the scene. Watch for updates on this story throughout the day on

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