MARSHALL COUNTY, Miss. — A fugitive on Mississippi’s Most Wanted list died of a self inflicted gunshot during a standoff with authorities Monday in Marshall County, agencies said.
The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation identified the man as 37-year-old George Dewitt Robinson Jr. He was wanted on a charge of sexual battery.
The MBI is investigating the incident in the 6200 block of MS Highway 4 in Holly Springs. They said no further information would be released Monday.
Marshall County Sheriff Kenny Dickerson said U.S. Marshals and the DeSoto County Sheriff’s Office SWAT Team were assisting with the arrest Monday morning.