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Jefferson Davis Co. man fatally shot during family dispute

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PRENTISS, MS (WLBT) – A Jefferson Davis county man is fatally shot during a family dispute.

Coroner Greg Blackwell said 44-year-old Willie Glen Newsome of Progress Road in Prentiss was dead when he arrived at the Jefferson Davis County Hospital shortly before nine o'clock Friday night.

Newsome was shot multiple times in the chest and legs.

Blackwell said relatives loaded him into the bed of a truck and transported him to the hospital after he suffered the fatal wounds.

The Jefferson Davis County Sheriff's Department is investigating and reportedly had taken one unidentified person into custody.

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