Monday fight leads to homicide - - Jackson, MS

Monday fight leads to homicide

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Just before 1 o'clock Thursday afternoon, police were called to the Boston Court Apartments in the 1300 block of Lamar Street.

Residents called authorities after seeing a person lying in the parking lot.

When police arrived, they found the body of 25-year-old Clifton Buckner, Junior.

Authorities say Buckner had been shot six times.

Police say an altercation Monday led to the killing.

Two people were taken to police headquarters for questioning as the investigation continued.

Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham-Stewart said an autopsy is scheduled Friday.

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