Jackson County, Feds Investigate Deadly Drug Related Shooting

Jackson County deputies are investigating a deadly drug related shooting.

Sheriff Mike Byrd says a man was shot just before midnight at a home on Old Fort Bayou Road north of Ocean Springs. He says a friend drove the victim to a gas station on Washington Avenue where he died in the car.

Byrd says federal investigators are involved because of the large amount of drugs involved.

Watch for more on this story later today on WLOX News.