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Funeral arrangements set for 6-year-old killed in officer-involved shooting

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MARKSVILLE, LA (WAFB) -

Funeral arrangements have been set for 6-year-old Jeremy Mardis.

Mardis was killed during an officer-involved shooting in Marksville, LA on Tuesday, November 3, 2015. His father, Chris Few was driving a vehicle being pursued by Ward 2 City Marshals. At the end of the pursuit, shots were fired and Mardis was killed. Few was critically injured.

Visitation for Jeremy Mardis will be held at Moore Funeral Home at 805 Hardy Street in Hattiesburg, MS on Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. The funeral will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home with burial to follow in Beaumont Cemetery.

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