Autopsy results released for Hub City's first homicide victim of 2016

Autopsy results released for Hub City's first homicide victim of 2016
Source: RNN

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - The autopsy results for the Hub City's first homicide victim of 2016 were released Tuesday afternoon.

Anna Griffith, 39, of Hattiesburg died from a single gunshot wound to the chest, according to the preliminary autopsy report.

Theopolis Schaffer, 64, was arrested at the scene and booked into the Forrest County Jail as a suspect in connection to the crime.

Schaffer was charged with one count of murder, and he made his initial appearance Monday in a Forrest County Court where his bond was set at $1 million.

According to authorities, the incident appears to be domestic related, however the investigation is still ongoing.

If you have any information, contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.