Police say Delta State University shooter left apology note Gautier crime scene

Gautier Police show the apology note left by Shannon Lamb at the crime scene were Amy Prentiss was found dead.

GAUTIER, Miss. (AP) – Police in Gautier, Mississippi say the man suspected of shooting two people Monday on opposite ends of the state called police after what’s believed to be the first shooting and said he’d shot and killed the woman he lived with.

Shannon Lamb (Photo: Cleveland Police)
Shannon Lamb (Photo: Cleveland Police)

Authorities in Gautier said Shannon Lamb called them around 10 a.m. Monday and said he had shot and killed someone. He did not provide an explanation.

When police got to the scene they found a handwritten note that said: “I am so very sorry I wish I could take it back. I loved Amy and she is the only person who ever loved me.”

Lamb is accused of killing Amy Prentiss and a professor at Delta State University before eventually taking his own life late Monday.

Lamb and Prentiss
Lamb and Prentiss

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