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October 1, 2012

Gautier man died from multiple gunshot wounds

GAUTIER, Miss. — An autopsy shows a Gautier man died from multiple gunshot wounds to the head.

Jackson County Coroner Vicki Broadus tells The Sun Herald the autopsy was conducted Sunday morning.

Police say 25-year-old Cornelius Rashad Ramey died around 12:30 p.m. Saturday, just around the corner from his mother's house.

Sgt. Matt Hoggatt says Ramey was shot inside his pickup.

Biloxi police arrested 34-year-old Jawara Harris. He is being held without bond on a charge of murder.

Police are still looking for a motive in the slaying.

It was unclear whether Harris has an attorney.


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