Suspects in custody for Wayne County homicide

WAYNE COUNTY, Miss. (WTOK) - The Wayne County Sheriff's Department says two people have been arrested in the death of a man early Monday morning.

Sheriff Jody Ashley says deputies found a man with a gunshot wound lying in a ditch on Victory Drive near Waynesboro about 6:30 a.m.

Rico Gray was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The suspects' identities were not immediately released.

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is assisting in the case.