Natchez authorities are investigating a murder Wednesday night.
Carlos Wright, 23, was killed after being shot late Tuesday.
The Natchez Democrat reports an officer was responding to a 9-1-1 call when he was flagged down by a man.
The unidentified man said his friend had been shot and he was attempting to load him into a car to get medical attention.
The officer checked the victim for a pulse but there was not one.
No arrests have been made.
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