Laurel police search for alleged shooter - WDAM-TV 7-News, Weather, Sports-Hattiesburg, MS

Laurel police search for alleged shooter

LAUREL (WDAM) - Laurel police are looking for a female person of interest in connection with a Monday night incident -- in which a Jones County man was shot in the head.

Police say they received a call about 9:00 Monday night of shots being fired in the 100 block of West 18th Street. When authorities arrive, they found a 20-year-old male victim in the front yard with a bullet wound to the head.

Police say he was uncooperative at the scene. The victim was airlifted to a Jackson hospital -- where he's listed in stable condition.

Police say they are looking for Genitra Paige of laurel, the victim's girlfriend, as a person of interest in the shooting.

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