LEAKE COUNTY – Police are searching for a suspect in a Leake County murder.
According to the Leake County Sheriff’s Office, an arrest warrant has been issued for 31-year-old L C Shepeared Jr.
He is described as a black man weighing 165 pounds and standing at 5-foot-11-inches tall. Shepeared Jr. is wanted for the September 5, 2015 murder of Russell Ross. An official release says he is considered armed and dangerous.
If anyone has any information, call the Leake County Sheriff’s Office at 601-267-7361 or Crime Stoppers at 601-355-Tips.