Mississippi State University student shot to death
STARKVILLE (AP) — Authorities say a Mississippi State University student had been shot to death and that an investigation is underway.
WCBI-TV reports that Oktibbeha County Coroner Michael Hunt says 23-year-old Austin Powell of Germantown, Tennessee, died from a gunshot wound. Emergency responders had been called to the incident on Friday shortly before 2 a.m.
Hunt says that at this time there does not appear to be any foul play. An autopsy has been scheduled.