The Sunflower County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a double homicide.
On July 1, authorities responded to a shots fired call in Doddsville. When they arrived, they discovered that two men had been shot.
The first victim was identified as 33-year-old Octavis Martin, and he was pronounced dead at the scene. The second victim, 23-year-old Darvarius Martin, was pronounced dead at North Sunflower Medical Center.
Two men have been arrested and charged, according to Sheriff James Haywood.
34-year-old Randall Ross was arrested and charged with murder. His bond was set at $1 million.
54-year-old Kelvin Castleberry of Ruleville was also arrested. He was charged with accessory to murder, and bond was set at $500 thousand.
Investigators are actively following leads.