Posted on Tue, Jan. 04, 2005
NEW ALBANY, Miss. - Union County deputies and state wildlife officers
are investigating the death of a Byhalia man in a hunting accident.
County Coroner Mark Golding said that Mr. M*, 32, was hunting with
a friend Monday in the Keownville community northeast of New Albany
when his friend apparently mistook him for a deer and shot him.
Golding said the shooter's name is not being released at this time.
He said the shooting appears to be accidental, and no charges have
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