05.30.2017

Teen died a hero, saved cousin during shooting spree

Teen died a hero, saved cousin during shooting spree (Photo: Courtesy of Shon Blackwell)

18-year-old Jordan Blackwell shielded his 15-year-old cousin from bullets when a suspect now accused of killing eight people, including a sheriff's deputy, came into their home, Blackwell's father said.

The home was the second stop of three in a mass murder spree that began late Saturday and ended Sunday morning with the arrest of Willie Cory Godbolt, 35, of Bogue Chitto, Miss.

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