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One dead, one injured, suspect sought in Prentiss shooting

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PRENTISS, MS (WDAM) -

A suspect is being sought after a Wednesday night shooting at Prentiss hotel. 

Around 11:30 pm. Prentiss Police were dispatched to the Western Motel after hearing reports of shots fired. 

When authorities arrived, they found one victim who was suffering from an apparent gun shot wound. That victim was sent to a local hospital for treatment. 

Another victim was found dead inside of a hotel room.

The name of the deceased is being withheld until next of kin has been notified. 

The crime is still under investigation.

If you have any information on the suspect, or crime call Prentiss Police at 601-792-5198. 

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