Suspect connected to Kings shooting arrested

Published 4:59 pm Friday, October 4, 2019

A Vicksburg man wanted in connection with the Sept. 14 shooting of a man in the Kings community has been arrested.

Jacorey Terrell Wright, 26, 113 Galtney St., was taken into custody Thursday on felony warrants for aggravated assault and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. He is being held in the Warren County Jail in lieu of $550,000 bond.

Wright is accused of shooting Mario Marquie Luckett, 31, during an argument in the 500 block of Hutson Street.

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The case has been referred to the grand jury.

In other cases:

• A 1999 Honda ATV was reported taken Thursday from a business on Pemberton Square Boulevard.

• Two television sets, a computer, and a PlayStation 4 were reported taken Thursday from a home Ash Street.

• Shots were reported fired Thursday in the area of Locust and Jefferson Streets. Officers responding to the call found no signs of any suspicious activity.

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John Surratt is a graduate of Louisiana State University with a degree in general studies. He has worked as an editor, reporter and photographer for newspapers in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. He has been a member of The Vicksburg Post staff since 2011 and covers city government. He and his wife attend St. Paul Catholic Church and he is a member of the Port City Kiwanis Club.

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