Meridian Star

May 3, 2013

1 killed, 1 injured in Bude gas station shooting

The Associated Press
Associated Press

BUDE, Miss. — One person is dead and another is recovering after being shot in Franklin County.

Sheriff James Newman says 54-year-old James William Wallace walked into a convenience store in Bude around 5:20 a.m. Thursday and allegedly shot two men.

Newman says 49-year-old Bruce Anthony Lofton died at the scene and the second victim, 45-year-old Christopher Allen Shell, was shot in the arm.

Newman says this case is still under investigation.

He says Wallace faces a murder charge.

It was unclear whether Wallace has an attorn