• 2 dead, 1 injured after north Mississippi shooting, victims and suspect identified

    By: Tom Dees

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    CORINTH, Miss. - Two people are dead and one person was injured after a gunman opened fire in a Corinth, Miss. apartment.

    Police have identified the deceased victims as Jason Lovell, 39, and Christopher Smith, 24.

    Paula Russell, 33, was injured on the scene. She's been transported to the hospital in critical condition.

    The shooting happened around 5:45 p.m. at the Farmington Schools Apartments.


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    A witness told FOX13 the suspect went into the apartment and it sounded like he “emptied his gun.” When we asked how many shots were fired, he said the shooting went on “for a long time.”

    Alize Boyd, 22, turned himself in to the Alcorn County Sheriff's Office. Boyd has been charged with two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder.

    Boyd is being held int h Alcorn County Jail, no bond has been set at this tim.

    On the scene, a bullet hole could be seen in the door and medical gloves were outside the doorstep.

    Deputies told FOX13 this is still an ongoing investigation.

     

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