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Murder suspect shoots Mississippi cop inside police HQ

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - Police in Jackson, Miss., say a suspect in a fatal stabbing was in the process of being arrested at police headquarters when shots rang out.

Officers ran to the room where 23-year-old Jeremy Powell was being questioned yesterday afternoon and found him and a detective dead.

Both men had been shot several times.

The shooting has been turned over to Mississippi Bureau of Investigation to sort out the sequence of what happened


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