Laurel Police search for man involved in shooting

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The Laurel Police Department is searching for a man they consider armed and dangerous.

According to authorities, Richard Ramsey is involved in a shooting that happened at approximately 2:30 a.m. Sunday at the Johnson Circle Apartments.

Laurel Police received a call of shots fired in the area and upon arrival found an unidentified male with a gunshot wound to the left thigh. According to Stewart, the victim was transported to a nearby hospital, treated and later released.

Ramsey was last seen running away on foot. If you have any information on his whereabouts you are asked to contact Laurel Police at 601-399-4440.

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