PRENTISS, Miss. — Authorities are investigating the killings of three family members in their rural southern Mississippi home.
Coroner Jim Slater said an autopsy late Friday confirmed that all three died from multiple gunshots.
Tolar said authorities are trying to determine a motive.
A cousin of Arvin Smith – Sue Smith – said that she called police from her home across the street after hearing gunshots and seeing muzzle flashes.