Man killed in Waynesboro shooting identified

Man killed in Waynesboro shooting identified
Police said a man was killed in an early morning shooting on Tuesday.

WAYNESBORO, Miss. (WDAM) - A man killed in an early Tuesday morning shooting in Waynesboro has been identified.

Wayne County Coroner David Pugh said 26-year-old Justin Mack was killed in a shooting in the 700 block of Gray Street.

Officers from the Waynesboro Police Department responded to reports of shots fired at a home around 4:50 a.m., according to Waynesboro Police Chief Holt Ross.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found Mack had been shot. He was transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.

Ross said they are currently searching for a suspect in the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing.

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