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Jasper County man murdered after break in

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JASPER COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - A 25-year-old Jasper County man is dead after someone broke into his home and shot him in the chest.

Sheriff's deputies said Maurice McDonald was found dead Friday morning in the hallway of his home by relatives who were checking on him.

The home is located on County Road 8 about four miles west of Heidelberg. Authorities speculate McDonald was shot to death sometime near midnight.

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