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Man fatally shot, suspect in custody

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DURANT, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Durant police are investigating a shooting that left one man dead and another person held in connection with the crime.

Durant P.D. Assistant Chief John W. Smith said officers responded to the scene around 12:30 a.m. Sunday in the 1600 block of East Magnolia Street.

There police found a man shot multiple times inside the home.

Another unidentified person has been taken into custody.

Investigators are not releasing any names at this time.

No motive has been given.

WLBT was told that the victim is a black male, possibly in his 20's.

Charges are pending against the person being held in connection with the fatal shooting.

Smith said more information will be released Monday.

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