LUCEDALE, MS (WLOX) –

According to Lucedale officials a man was fatally shot Tuesday night on South Pine Street. The identity of the victim has not been released but Lucedale Police Chief Kellum Fairley says the victim is a 33-year-old man.

According to Fairley the suspect and the victim got into a fight, which escalated into gunfire. The George county coroner declared the victim dead at the scene.

Fairley told WLOX News Now that his department was working leads to find and arrest the suspect.

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