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Multiple crashes

Mother, son murdered in Oxford identified

Cool football weather on this TGIF Friday afternoon in Jackson metro area. I'm Howard Ballou with a look at some of the news stories you will see on WLBT.

The victims of a double homicide in Oxford have been identified by police, as Dr. Carol Lavett Gary, 43, and her son, Patrick Earl Gary, Jr., 12, found dead this morning at a home at 292 County Road 301.

Plus, a Jackson Police officer discovered a man, who had been shot multiple times, lying in the road at the intersection of McDowell Road and Gallatin Street early this morning.

And, a large number of law enforcement officers from several jurisdictions are at a Copiah County home to assist in the search for a missing man.

Also, interstate traffic comes to a standstill on I-55 in Yazoo County, after crashes involving big trucks and a separate single vehicle wreck.

In sports, it's time to turn on the Friday Nite Lites with all of your high school football scores and highlights.

Clear skies and 61 degrees in the metro. Watch your full First Alert Forecast for the weekend.

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