1 injured in Hub City shooting

1 injured in Hub City shooting
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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are investigating a shooting that injured one person in the Hub City.

Police said it happened Wednesday night at Boardwalk Apartments, and stemmed from an altercation between two people.

"There was an altercation between the suspect and victim at which time the suspect left and came back this time with a handgun," Lt. Jon Traxler said.

According to Traxler, several shots were fired and the victim was struck in the hand and leg.

The injuries to the victim did not appear to be life threatening according to police, and the investigation is ongoing.

If anyone has any information, contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-stop.