Shooting at William Landings Apartment in Leflore County Leaves One Dead

The Leflore County Sheriff's Office says a homicide investigation is now underway after a man was found shot outside an apartment complex.

Around 3:00 am, Deputies responded to the 2900 Block on Browning Road, after reports of gunshots at the Williams Landing Apartments.

Sheriff Ricky Banks says Apartment 4-B was shot at from the outside of the building.

There were people inside, but no one was injured.

18-year-old Juwan Smith was pronounced dead at the Greenwood-Leflore Hospital.

Authorities tell us there are several persons of interest, however no one has been charged at this time, and the investigation is ongoing.

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