Vicksburg Police were questioning three people Sunday night in connection with a deadly shooting.
A Vicksburg apartment resident made the gruesome discovery Sunday morning when they happen upon a body laying on the ground. The incident occurred in the 400 block of Lake Hill Drive.
Lt. Bobby Stewart said around 6:40 a.m. Sunday officers found the man's body behind an apartment building.
The victim has been identified as 28-year-old Mardy Blackmore.
Police said he was shot once in the chest.
Investigators said Blackmore lived nearby in the Van Guard Apartments not far from where his body discovered.
They have no motive at this time.
Please call the Vicksburg Police Department at 601-636-2511 if you know anything about this crime.
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