2 arrested for shooting woman walking

Published 9:01 pm Tuesday, September 12, 2017

LEXINGTON (AP) — Two men have been arrested following the shooting of a woman in Mississippi’s Delta region.

Holmes County Sheriff Willie March said that 26-year-old Rodrekus Jimell Washington and 34-year-old Byrekus Washington have been charged with murder in the death of Mary Robinson.

Investigators say the 60-year-old Robinson died after being shot in the thigh while walking with two friends near her home in Tchula in the early hours of Sept. 6.

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