23-year-old Walter Morris dies in fatal Clarksdale shooting, Monday, October 11, 2021

Clarksdale Shooting Death of Walter Morris – Obituary

23-year-old Walter Morris has died in a fatal Clarksdale shooting that occurred on Monday, October 11, 2021. It happened at about 2 p.m. in the area of Roosevelt and Grant streets where at least two people were shot.

They arrived at a local hospital with bullet wounds. Later, Walter was pronounced dead. A 19-year-old victim remains hospitalized with injuries whose degree has not been made available.

21-year-old Taakaius Conrad Jr. has been arrested regarding the shooting.

As investigations proceed, anyone with information is asked to call 662-621-8152 and ask to speak to someone in the investigative division or call Crime Stoppers at 1-888-827-4637.