1 injured in Prentiss shooting, investigation ongoing

1 injured in Prentiss shooting, investigation ongoing
Source: RNN

PRENTISS, MS (WDAM) - An altercation led to a shooting in Prentiss, and authorities are searching for answers.

According to Prentiss Police Chief Joe Bullock, the incident occurred around 10:30 p.m. Thursday night on First Street near Leaf Avenue.

"The altercation led to shots being fired and a 17 year-old male was hit three times," Bullock said. "He was transported to Forrest General Hospital where he is listed in stable condition."

According to Bullock, investigators do not have a suspect at this time, but are working leads in the case. 

If you have any information, contact Prentiss Police Department at 601 792-5198.