- Associated Press - Monday, June 8, 2015

WALNUT GROVE, Miss. (AP) - Walnut Grove police are investigating the first deadly shooting in the town in 36 years.

WAPT-TV (https://bit.ly/1JCclBG ) reports 38-year-old Tonya Johnson died after suffering multiple gunshots Saturday afternoon. Walnut Grove police Chief Kevin Polk said the shooting happened outside the home and the disturbance carried into the house.

Two men were also shot. The Leake County coroner says Donald Johnson was shot twice and Luke Barton was shot once. Their conditions are unknown.

Police say no charges have been filed and the investigation is ongoing.


Information from: WAPT-TV, https://www.wapt.com

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