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Vicksburg woman found shot to death in neighbor's yard, man arrested for murder

VICKSBURG, Miss. (WJTV) - Vicksburg Police are investigating a murder on the 100 block of Elizabeth Circle. We're told police responded to a shooting there Saturday night at 10:05.

When law enforcement arrived they found 45-year-old, Latonya Love Campbell of 160 Elizabeth Circle lying in the yard of 158 Elizabeth Circle.

Police say Campbell had been shot. Warren County Coroner, Doug Husky, pronounced her dead on scene.

Sunday morning, Vicksburg Police arrested 56-year-old Darrell Lepercy Green of China Street for the murder of Campbell.

Police say Green and Campbell were in a relationship and when Campbell arrived home from work Saturday night, Green was at her home.

That's when police say Green and Campbell got into an argument and Green shot and killed Campbell.

Green is charged with murder and will appear in Vicksburg Municipal Court on Monday the 16th at 10 AM.

If anyone has any information please call Crime Stoppers at 601-355-tips (8477).


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