||Shooting death being investigated
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) — A man is dead after a shooting in Columbus, and police are holding someone in connection with the case.
Officers were called before 2:30 a.m. to the 2600 block of Puckett Parkway where a 41-year-old man was found inside a vehicle in front of a home.
The man died at Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle.
Lowndes County Coroner Greg Merchant has identified the victim as Carl Junior Miller of Columbus.
Captain Brent Swan says investigators are treating the case as a homicide and more information will be released Monday.
Merchant expects the autopsy on Miller to be performed either Monday or Tuesday.