Hattiesburg police attempt to sort out gunshot mystery

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are trying to sort out a Monday mystery.

Authorities said they received a call around noon of shots fired in the area of 38th Avenue and West 4th Street.

No one was injured during the shooting, and when officers arrived at the scene they were flagged down by a concerned resident regarding a separate incident where a suspect tried to force their way into an apartment at nearby apartment complex.

Officers said the resident was able to fight off the suspect who then fled the scene.

No one has been arrested in either the shooting or the attempted home invasion.

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