According to Investigator Standrick Hodges, Brandon Newton, 34, of Shaw was shot twice and killed at Canterbury Apartments in Indianola.
The Indianola Police Department received the call at approximately 12:16 p.m.
The case is still under investigation and no arrests have been made.
Anyone with any information relating to the case may call the Indianola Police Department at 662-887-1811 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.
Funeral services for Newton have been planned with W.S. Brandon Mortuary of Cleveland.