JACKSON, Miss. (WLBT) - Jackson Police Department arrested a man accused of shooting and killing his mother early Saturday morning.
The incident happened around 1:30 a.m. on Meadowlane Drive.
Police say the mother was shot and killed inside her home after a domestic dispute with her son.
The woman has been identified as 59-year-old Mary Harper. Hinds County Supervisor Robert Graham said she was an employee at the juvenile detention center in Hinds County.
Her son, Darrell Harper, was arrested and charged with murder.
This is the 98th homicide in Jackson this year.