NATCHEZ, Miss. (WJTV) – Natchez police are investigating after a teenager was shot and killed Thursday night.
The Natchez Democrat reported the shooting happened around 7:00 p.m. on Jackson Street near Martin Luther King Jr. Street. Police said 16-year-old Marquez Brown died at the scene.
Police said they detained Jordan Caston, 18, in connection to the deadly shooting. Police Chief Joseph Daughtry said Caston would be charged with first-degree murder and shooting inside of city limits.