18-year-old shot, killed in Adams County

18-year-old shot, killed in Adams County
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NATCHEZ, MS (WLBT) - An 18-year-old in Natchez was shot and killed early Saturday morning.

According to Adams County Coroner James E. Lee, Makailuis L. Johnson received multiple gunshot wounds by what is believed to be a high powered rifle.

Makailuis L. Johnson (Source: James E. Lee)
Makailuis L. Johnson (Source: James E. Lee)

The shooting occurred near 617 East Stiers Lane.

“I’ve been a coroner twenty years," said Lee. "But this year has surpassed all of my years as it relates to homicide.”

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