One person dead and two injured after Clay Co. shooting

CLAY COUNTY, Miss. (WCBI) – One person is dead and two others are injured in a Clay County shooting.

Sheriff Eddie Scott says the incident happened outside of a home on Webber Road on Wednesday evening.

Scott says one victim was released from the hospital this morning and the other remains in a Tupelo hospital.

Deputies are still trying to figure out what led to the gunfire.

Coroner Alvin Carter says 72-year-old Joe Parker of Houston died at the scene.

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