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Suspect in custody after deadly shooting in Waynesboro

WAYNESBORO, MS (WDAM) -

The Wayne County Sheriff said a suspect is in custody after a deadly shooting in Waynesboro early Sunday morning.

Sheriff Jody Ashley said the suspect will be charged with murder Monday and is currently at the Wayne County jail.  

The Sheriff is not releasing the name of the suspect at this time.  The name of the male victim will be released after family is notified. 

Ashley said one person was killed in the shooting Sunday morning around 1 a.m. on Landfill Road.  A viewer told WDAM 7 there were "multiple shots" fired at a party where the incident took place.

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is handling the incident.

This is a developing story, stay with WDAM 7 News for updates.

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