Vigil set for drowning victim - - Jackson, MS

Vigil set for drowning victim

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A vigil will be held Monday night for the 18-year-old who drowned in Primos Lake in Flowood on Friday. 

Authorities say Melvin Mangum, Junior drowned while trying to swim back to shore after a boat he was fishing in capsized. 

Mangum was a student at Murrah High school and a football player. His vigil is set for Monday at 7:30 pm at Murrah.

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