1 killed after double shooting in Rankin County

1 killed after double shooting in Rankin County
Rashad Williams (Source: Rankin County Sheriff’s Department)

RANKIN CO., Miss. (WLBT) - One person is dead after a double shooting in Rankin County on Saturday.

Rankin County Sheriff’s deputies were called to the area of Rose Hill Road in Mendenhall after reports of a shooting.

There, they found two people who had been shot.

One victim was pronounced dead at the scene, while the other was rushed to the hospital.

Witnesses said the shooter was driving a white Dodge Charger.

Deputies were able to find a crashed car several miles away matching the description, and arrested the driver.

Rashad Antrey Williams, 24, was taken into custody and charged with murder and aggravated assault.

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