On December 13, at approximately 7:30 am, Pike County Sheriff’s Office was called to the 1000 block of Hwy 48 East, Magnolia, in reference to a shooting.
When officers arrived, they made contact with a female who had been shot.
Deputies found the suspect, Emmanuel Patterson, who had barricaded himself inside the home.
Pike County Sheriff’s Office along with MHP were able to get into the home and arrested him without incident.
Emberly Patterson died from her injuries. The investigation is ongoing.
Emmanuel Patterson was currently out on a $70,000.00 bond for an Attempted Murder that happened in the city of Magnolia in 2021.
No bond has been currently set at this time. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
The Pike County Sheriff’s Office, McComb Police Department, Mississippi Highway Patrol, and Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics all helped with this case.