Oktibbeha County murder trial jury reaches not guilty verdict

OKTIBBEHA COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – A Starkville man is found not guilty of murder in Oktibbeha County.

Johnny Harris was indicted in 2020.

He was accused of killing Elbert Vaughn.

The incident happened on Montgomery Street in June 2020 and Vaughn died about two months later.

Jurors returned the not guilty verdict after a short deliberation.

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