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One dead in shooting at Ripley church

A shooting at a Ripley church left one person dead Sunday morning.

Law enforcement reports 57-year-old Patrick Sanders of Ripley was pronounced dead at the scene at West Ripley Church of Christ.

Services were letting out just before 11:30 a.m. Sunday when the shooting happened. The shooting involved Tippah County South Half Constable Keith Bullock and Sanders.

No details have yet been released on exactly what led to the shooting.

The case remains under investigation by the Mississippi Bureau of Investigation, which will release more details as they become available.