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Utica Shooting Under Investigation

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Utica, MS - Hinds County Sheriff's Department is working a homicide and abduction on Flint Young Road in Utica, MS.

According to neighbors, Sharice Latham lived there with her uncle and her grandmother. Officials believe the boyfriend was involved in an altercation with another male. The boyfriend shot the other male and abducted Latham.

A home health nurse showed up and found the male subject with a gunshot wound. The victim is Latham's uncle, Jerry Brent, age 55. The coroner says that Brent died of a single gunshot wound to the head.

A statewide "Be On The Lookout" alert has been issued for Michael Wright, a black male from Canton.
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