A Mount Olive man has been shot dead after an argument.
Covington County Coroner Chris Daquila says 37-year old Howard L. Crosby was shot in the back with a handgun at his residence on Lookout Hill Lane about 2 am. He was taken to Covington County Hospital where he later died.
Authorities arrested James Thorne in connection with the shooting. Thorne has been charged with murder and is being held on a million dollars bond.