Mississippi teen accused of fatally shooting mother’s fiancé hours after high school graduation 05/23/2022 4:40 pm PDT Comments Lowndes County CALEDONIA, Miss. (TCD) -- An 18-year-old was arrested after allegedly fatally shooting his mother’s fiancé just hours after he graduated from high school. On Saturday, May 21, at approximately 7 p.m., authorities received a report of the shooting, WTVA-TV reports. Lowndes County Sheriff Eddie Hawkins told WCBI-TV 33-year-old Dustin Hoffpauir had been shot at 136 Richards Lane hours after Justin Coggins graduated from Caledonia High School, and the victim died at the scene. Coggins was arrested and charged with murder in connection with the case. He remains held at the Lowndes County Adult Detention Center with bond reportedly set at $250,000. Hawkins told WTVA that authorities believe domestic violence may have played a role in the crime. The investigation remains ongoing. According to WXXV-TV, the victim had been engaged to Coggins’ mother, Angela Coggins, since November of last year. Hoffpauir’s body will reportedly be transported to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy. MORE: Caledonia teen accused of killing mothers fiance has bond set - WCBIFormer Hancock County man killed in domestic dispute in Columbus - WXXVLowndes County teen arrested for murder hours after graduation - WTVA #Instagram #Mississippi Related Stories Alabama man allegedly killed his missing daughter, dumped body in woods Kansas woman arrested after infant found dead in house fire allegedly set by father Arizona man allegedly kills his dad because he wouldn’t buy him groceries Pennsylvania man accused of killing 8-week-old son after newborn vomited on him Dad pleads guilty to torturing, killing son whose body was found 'wholly covered' in feces Texas man accused of killing 80-year-old grandmother and assaulting father Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.