One person killed in Vicksburg overnight deadly shooting - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

One person killed in Vicksburg overnight deadly shooting

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
VICKSBURG, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Vicksburg officials are investigating a deadly shooting that took place Saturday night. 

Officials say around 10 p.m. Vicksburg Police responded to the 200 block of Starlight Drive in Vicksburg regarding a shooting.

Police have identified the shooting victim as 19-year-old Benjamin Brooks, Jr.

A handgun was recovered from the scene; a motive for the shooting has not been determined.

One unidentified person has been detained and transported to the Issaquena County Jail pending murder charges.

Authorities say the investigation is ongoing.

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