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Two found dead in burned trailer

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Two people were found dead in a burned mobile home near Walnut Grove in Leake County Sunday.

Firefighters were called to the blaze in the 500 block of Old Walnut Grove Road, just east of the town around 6:30 a.m. Responders discovered two bodies in separate areas of the trailer after putting out the flames.

Leake County Sheriff Greg Waggoner identified the victims as 66-year-old Johnny B. Jones and 39-year-old Jessica Johnson. The sheriff said the house had no electricity but did have a propane heater.

The State Fire Marshal's Office is assisting with the investigation to determine how the fire started.

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