Laurel police investigating weekend shooting

Laurel police investigating weekend shooting

LAUREL, MS (WDAM) - The Laurel Police Department continues to investigate a shooting that happened over the holiday weekend.

According to the department, two men were shot Sunday night near the 1900 block of N. 1st Avenue . Both were transported to South Central Regional Medical Center and have now been released.

Sgt. Michael Reaves said the shooting stemmed from a confrontation between a group of individuals. He said one male was shot twice and the other was shot once. Reaves said a third male was also assaulted but did not suffer any gunshot wounds.

No arrests have been made at this time. Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call the Laurel Police Department at 601-399-4440 or Crime Stoppers at 601-428-STOP.

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