CANTON, Miss. (WJTV) – Canton police are investigating after a 15-year-old boy was shot and killed. The shooting happened in the 300 block of North West Street around 11:30 p.m. Thursday, July 1.
According to Chief Otha Brown, the teen, Demarian Tillman, of Texas, was sitting on a porch visiting with family when someone in a vehicle fired shots.
There are no suspects at this time, and police do not have a description of the suspect’s vehicle.
Tillman was in Canton to visit his grandmother.