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Hattiesburg Police Department make arrest in shooting case

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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Hattiesburg Police have arrested Melvin McGowan in connection with a Thursday shooting in the 2300 Block of W. 7th Street.  According to a HPD incident report, officers responded to Forrest General Hospital and found McGowan's sister that had been shot in the leg. McGowan was arrested and charged with discharging a firearm in the city, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and outstanding domestic violence warrant.

Jeremy Logan was also arrested and charged with possession of a stolen firearm.