41-year-old man arrested in shooting death of 41-year-old woman in Natchez

Courtesy: ACSO

ADAMS COUNTY, Miss. (ACSO) - A Natchez man is jailed in the Adams County jail, in connection to the shooting death of a 41-year-old woman.

It happened just after noon on Monday, when the Adams County Sheriff's Office received a phone call reporting shots fired in the 300 block of Morgantown Road.

When deputies arrived, they were flagged down by witnesses who led them to the victim, Joyce Haynes, 41, who was pronounced dead at the scene from several gunshot wounds.

Witnesses identified the alleged suspect as Elijah Hall, 41. Elijah was apprehended 45 minutes later on Brookfield Drive.