Lauderdale Co. Investigators Awaiting Autopsy Results On Saturday Shooting

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Lauderdale County investigators are awaiting autopsy results to determine how to proceed with a shooting death from over the weekend.

According to investigators, the shooting happened Saturday afternoon in the front yard of a home on County Road 229.

Willie Lewis Barnett was shot by his girlfriend during an altercation.

The girlfriend told investigators the gun accidentally fired, killing Barnett.  She has not been charged at this time.

Investigators say they will present their findings to an upcoming grand jury.