Steve Rogers

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Info Sought in Fatal Verona Shooting

VERONA, Miss. — Crime Stoppers of Northeast Mississippi and the Verona Police Department needs your help in identifying a gunman who shoot and killed one person and wounded another.

On Friday, Nov. 30 around 5:30-5:45pm., a masked gunman entered a business located at 5221 Raymond St. in Verona MS. The masked gunman then opened fire with a possible handgun killing one person and injuring another.

The suspect is described as being a light skinned black male with a stocky build, he is approx. 6’2 – 6’4 and approx. 230-240lbs. The suspect was wearing a toboggan (skull cap) on his head and a bandanna over his face, he was wearing dark colored pants and a grey sweatshirt.

The suspect was last seen walking south on Raymond Street.

If anyone has any information about this crime, please call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-TIPS (8477). You can also visit our web-site at www.crimestoppersnems.com, Crime Stoppers will pay up to a $1000.00 for information that leads to an arrest.