Teen killed, two others injured in shooting at Holmes Co. night club

Sheriff March said it’s possible two people got into a fight and the teen was caught in the crossfire.

Teen killed, two others injured in shooting at Holmes Co. night club

HOLMES COUNTY, Miss. (WLBT) - The Holmes County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a deadly shooting that happened around 10:30 p.m. Thursday at the Magic City night club just outside of Lexington.

According to Holmes County Sheriff Willie March, a 16-year-old was pronounced dead around 2 a.m. Friday. He has been identified as James Brown.

Two others were injured and are in the hospital being treated for gunshot wounds. They’ve been identified as 21-year-old Zamarcus Greer and 20-year-old Marion Friar.

There is no known motive at this time. Sheriff March said it’s possible two people got into a fight and the 16-year-old was caught in the crossfire.

The sheriff has not found any cooperating witnesses at this time.

This is a developing story and we will update as more information becomes available.

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