AP-MS–Parking Lot Shooting
Woman, father injured, gunman dead in Mississippi shooting
MARION, Miss. (AP) – Police in Mississippi say a man shot and wounded his girlfriend and her father before shooting and killing himself in a store parking lot.
Marion Police Chief Randall Davis told news outlets the shooting happened around 6:30 p.m. Sunday.
Davis says the woman and her father were taken to a hospital with injuries that did not appear to be life-threatening. Their names have not been released.
The dead man’s name has not been released yet.
Davis said he doesn’t know yet what prompted the shooting.
The Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office is assisting the Marion Police Department in the case.
Marion is about 100 miles (160 kilometers) east of Jackson.