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Sheriff's deputy kills shooting suspect in Marshall County

A sheriff's deputy in Marshall County, Mississippi shot and killed a suspect who fired a gun at him Monday afternoon, authorities said.

Marshall County Sheriff Kenny Dickerson said the shooting happened as the deputy was responding to a call after shots were apparently fired inside a home at Byhalia Road and DeSoto Road, just off Highway 309.

According to Dickerson, as the deputy approached the residence, an unknown suspect fired a gun at him.

The deputy returned fire, killing the suspect.

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