Family identifies 7-year-old boy killed in Clarksdale shooting

Cartravious Brown Jr. aka CJ
Cartravious Brown Jr. aka CJ(Brown Family)
Published: Oct. 12, 2021 at 12:41 PM CDT
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CLARKSDALE, Miss. (WMC) - The 7-year-old boy who was shot and killed in Clarksdale Monday night has been identified.

The child’s mother says her son’s name is Cartravious Brown Jr. and he went by CJ. She says he was a second-grader at Clarksdale Collegiate Public Charter School.

There was also a man who was shot and injured on the scene.

A person of interest is in custody in connection to this case.

We are working to learn more about the investigation.

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