Son charged with murder of father in Scott County

SCOTT CO., Miss. (WTOK) - One person has been arrested in a Scott County murder that happened Christmas morning.

Sheriff Mike Lee says 57-year-old Wayne Adcocks was shot once in the head at his home on Riverbend Road. The shooting happened just before 7 a.m. Adcocks' son, 19-year-old Brandon Lewis of Pelahatchie, was arrested in Rankin County.

Lewis is charged with his father's murder.