Suspects Taken into Custody in Shooting Deaths of Hattiesburg Police Officers

Hattiesburg, MS Three suspects have been taken into custody in the shooting deaths of two Hattiesburg Police officers, including Curtis and Marvin Banks.

Marvin Banks was taken into custody at 1:15 a.m. Curtis Banks was taken into custody about 3:00 a.m.

A third female suspect was taken into custody at the time of the shooting. Officials say she was in the car with the two suspects.

The slain officers have been identified as 34-year-old Benjamin Deen and 25-year-old Liquori Tate.

Newscenter 11 has confirmed through the Meridian Police Dept. that both officers involved in a shooting in Hattiesburg around 9pm have died.