COPIAH COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – Copiah County deputies arrested a man for allegedly killing his brother.
The incident happened on Saturday, November 4 just after 12:00 p.m. on South Harmony Road near Hazlehurst.
Investigators said deputies discovered the body of Milton Jones, 59, who apparently died from a single gunshot wound.
Deputies arrested Jones’ brother, 63-year-old Clyde Jones, at the scene. Investigators said the shooting appears to have stemmed from a family dispute.
Clyde Jones is being held at the Copiah County Detention Center without bond.