JEFFERSON DAVIS COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Bond has been denied in Jefferson Davis County for a man accused in the shooting death of another man at a local apartment complex Monday night. Eric Lott made his first appearance before Justice Court Judge Johnny C. Hartzog Wednesday morning.
Lott was charged with murder in connection with the death of Adrian Elly, who was shot during an argument at the Palmetta Estates Apartments and died later at a Hattiesburg hospital.
Lott also faces charges of aggravated assault for allegedly shooting and wounding a bystander.
Lott turned himself in to authorities Tuesday afternoon.