One shot at Hattiesburg night club

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police were dispatched to a local club in reference to a shooting Sunday night.

Officials arrived to Club Elite where they found a victim on the ground suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the foot.

Officers spoke with security and were told there was an altercation inside the club and to their knowledge,, the victim was not involved.

Security told police that they head gunshots but never saw who fired them.

The victim said he left the club and was heading to his vehicle where he heard gunshots but could not tell where they came from when he felt something strike his foot.

The victim was transported to a local hospital.

The investigation is ongoing.