A Corinth man was convited on Saturday of killing a Mississippi trooper near the Tippah/Alcorn County line.
Troy Anthony Eaton, of Rienzi, was convicted of killing Alcorn County resident Josh Smith near the county line in 2018.
The jury returned a verdict of 2nd degree murder. Eaton was also convicted of aggravated assault as a result of the shooting of Ricky Vick.
Eaton was originally charged with capital murder and attempted murder and given a bond amount of $200,000 on the murder charge and $100,000 on the attempted murder charge.
He will be sentenced in early October by Judge Kelly Luther.