Police searching for person of interest in deadly Natchez shooting

This is the 2nd homicide for the city in 2019.

Police searching for person of interest in deadly Natchez shooting
(Source: AP GRAPHICSBANK)

NATCHEZ, Miss. (WLBT) - The Natchez Police Department is investigating after a man was shot and killed.

Police say that 23-year-old Scottie Rogers was gunned down on Fraser Street. He was transported to the hospital by personal vehicle and pronounced dead at 12:25 a.m.

Natchez Police Chief Walter Armstrong says that they have a person of interest that they are looking for.

The investigation is ongoing.

This is the 2nd homicide for the city in 2019.

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