Hattiesburg Police respond to altercation involving gun

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg responded to an altercation involving several people at the University Edge apartment complex late Tuesday afternoon.

Hattiesburg Police Public Information Officer Jon Traxler says a group of people got into an argument at the complex and a gun was pulled. No shots were fired, but when officers arrived some of the group took off running into a wooded area behind the complex. Officers searched the area and some of the group were taken into custody.

Police continue to search for others involved in the incident. No weapon has been found.

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