1 injured, suspect sought in Hub City shooting

1 injured, suspect sought in Hub City shooting
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HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Wednesday night shooting at Pine Haven Estates in Hattiesburg injured one and has police searching for the shooter.

Police responded to the apartment complex around 8:15 p.m.to a report of shots fired, according to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler.

"Upon arrival officers found a victim suffering from a gunshot wound who was transported to a local hospital in critical condition," Traxler said.

According to bystanders at the scene, the male victim was shot in the chest inside apartment 105.

No suspect is in custody at this time, according to Traxler.

If you have any information, contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.