The two women killed at Rainbow Motel on Sunday have been identified.
Kiera Poole, 21, and Samantha Cannon, 22, were killed after being shot multiple times, according to Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham Stewart.
Jermaine Darnell White, 38, has been charged with their murders.
Deputy Chief Deric Hearn says the three had spent the day together.
“He had spent the day with these females. They had been using drugs throughout the day and at the end, these two females lost their lives.”