Police ID victim in Carthage fatal shooting

Police ID victim in Carthage fatal shooting

CARTHAGE, TX (KLTV) - Police have identified the victim of a Sunday fatal shooting in Carthage,


Carthage police say 57-year-old Rayford Earl Miller was killed during the incident, the station says. His body was transported to Southwest Forensics in Dallas for an autopsy.

Officers were called to the 300 block of south Cook Street after receiving a report of shots being fired in the area. When officers arrived, they found Miller's body on the front porch of the residence.

Police arrested John Guy Tucker Jr., of Houston. Tucker turned himself in at the police department and was charged with murder. He is being held in the Panola County Jail.

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