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George County man turns himself in for murder

George County Sheriff's officials are investigating a murder they believe happened over the weekend.  (Photo source: WLOX) George County Sheriff's officials are investigating a murder they believe happened over the weekend. (Photo source: WLOX)
Josh Brandon Vallum, 28, of George County. (Photo source: George Co. Sheriff's Dept.) Josh Brandon Vallum, 28, of George County. (Photo source: George Co. Sheriff's Dept.)
GEORGE COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

George County Sheriff's officials are investigating a murder they believe happened over the weekend.

Chief Investigator Ben Brown said a body was found on a property in the Rocky Creek Community Tuesday. Investigators believe the man was from out-of-state.

Josh Brandon Vallum, 28, of George County has been charged with murder in connection with the killing. Brown said Vallum turned himself in to deputies late Tuesday night.

Patrice Clark is in George County and will have more details on the investigation later today on WLOX News and WLOX.com.

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