Murder Investigation In Leake County, One Man Dead


A murder investigation is underway in Leake County. We spoke with Leake County Sheriff Randy Atkinson who confirmed “one man was shot dead yesterday morning just outside of Walnut Grove. The investigation is in the early stages. However, we can confirm that upon autopsy the state crime lab is now involved.” If you have any information at all please contact the Leake County Sheriff’s office at 601-267-7361.