One young woman is dead and a suspect is in jail following an early morning shooting at a Hattiesburg apartment complex. The Forrest County Coroner's office identifies the victim as 22-year-old Kemiaya Jackson.
They say she was found about 1 a.m. in the bedroom of her apartment at the Boardwalk Apartments on Campbell Drive. Hattiesburg Police say Jackson apparently died from a single gunshot wound to the head from a .22 caliber handgun.
26-year-old Perry Graves of Mt. Olive has been charged with 1 count of murder in connection with Jackson's death. He was arrested by Hattiesburg Police several hours after the shooting today.
Police are still investigating, but they say there was a prior association between the victim and the suspect.