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Hinds SO investigates deadly shooting

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TERRY, MS (WLBT) - The Hinds County Sheriffs department is investigating a double homicide. The couple was found shot in their home at 1323 Timberidge Road, about a mile west of Terry.

The unidentified male was found shot once in a den, a female victim found shot five times in a back bedroom.

Investigators say a child less than six months old was found in the bed next to its mother.

Deputies responded to the house on a welfare check, after the male victims truck was found abandoned off Dewey street in Jackson. As man seen exiting the truck was taken into custody.

The home is owned by Robert and Gloria Carter. The Sheriff's Department would not confirm they were the victims.

Deputies had been called to the home in the last week, on a disturbance over a vehicle. Spokesman

Lt. Jeff Scott says there appeared to be a struggle inside, and that this did not appear to be a random act of violence.

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