Shots fired after truck driver dispute in Hattiesburg

Shots fired after truck driver dispute in Hattiesburg
Adrian Rosabas
Adrian Rosabas

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - According to Hattiesburg Police Department Public Information Officer Jon Traxler, an incident occurred between two truck drivers near a truck stop on Highway 49 near Interstate 59 in Hattiesburg Friday morning.

According to Traxler, one driver discharged a gun in the air after the dispute, then fled the scene.

The driver, Adrian Rosabas, 36, was quickly pulled over by HPD.

Rosabas has been arrested and will be charged with possession of a stolen weapon.

MDOT is on the scene inspecting the truck driver's 18-wheeler. MDOT could also add additional charges as the investigation continues.