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Yazoo Co. dog fighting death arrest

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YAZOO COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - A Jackson man turns himself in to authorities in connection to Yazoo County murder.

Authorities said Cedric Demond Harvey turned himself in Monday with his attorney.

Harvey faces a murder charge in the death of Earl Riptoe, 43, who died Jan. 28 from at least one gunshot wound to the chest.

Sheriff Tommy Vaughan says the shooting took place during an argument at a dog fight on private property in Vaughan.

Harvey is set to have his initial appearance in court Tuesday morning.

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