Hub City Police search for murder suspect

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police are on the hunt for a man who they say killed his girlfriend at an apartment complex Friday night. Lonnie Eugene Ulmer is wanted for the murder of 31-year-old Bobbie Jo-Ann Muir.

Forrest County Coroner Butch Benedict says Muir died after being shot once in the head. The shooting happened at Piedmont Park Apartments on Wisteria Drive.

Muir's body was found in the bathroom of one of the apartments.

Police say Ulmer was last seen in Jones County and could be headed to Pennsylvania, which Benedict says is where victim may also be from.

Ulmer is considered armed and dangerous. If you have any information about his whereabouts or the crime, call Crimestoppers at (601) 582-STOP.

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