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Hattiesburg Police investigating drive-by shooting

Hattiesburg Police are looking for suspects in connection with a drive-by shooting at a residence. It happened at about 6 o'clock Friday night at a home on North 19th Ave., near the intersection of 7th Street.

Officers say a car pulled up and someone inside fired several shots in the direction of the home. At least one bullet entered the residence.

No one was injured.

"I believe that the vehicle was traveling southbound, fired the shots off into the residence before fleeing," said Sgt. Allen Murray with the Hattiesburg Police Department. "Witnesses did advise that it was a black male subject. No further description beyond that. But, at least one black male subject inside the vehicle," Sgt. Murray said. He also said the suspect's car was a white sedan, possibly a Buick.

Call Hattiesburg Police if you have any information about the shooting.

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