One man dead after club shooting

HATTIESBURG, Miss - Cars are parked again outside of Club Memories, the day after thirty-six year old male, Kenneth Smith was shot after an unknown fight.

"It was some type of argument here at the club we don't know exactly where it all stems from" Lt. Jon Traxler says.

Police arrested four men. Jimmie Magee is charged with murder. Samuel Walker, Jimarcus Burton, and Romelvin Barns are charged with accessory after the fact.

Lt. Traxler mentions, "Upon arrival officers did find one person who have been struck in the abdomen area, he was transported to a local hospital where he succumb to his injuries."

Police recovered three handguns at the scene and the investigation is still ongoing.

If you have any information regarding the incident give the Hattiesburg Police Department a call at (601) 544-7900.

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