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HPD investigating weekend shooting

Hattiesburg Police are investigating a weekend shooting that injured one person on Country Club Road.  Source: WDAM Hattiesburg Police are investigating a weekend shooting that injured one person on Country Club Road. Source: WDAM
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Hattiesburg Police are investigating a weekend shooting that injured one person on Country Club Road.

“Sunday, around 4 a.m. officers were dispatched to 1715 Country Club Road, Club VIP, in reference to shots being fired,” said Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler. “When officers arrived they located several people in the parking lot and two vehicles that had been damaged due to gun shots.”

Traxler added that one person said they were inside their vehicle when they shooting started and several bullets struck their vehicle, but they were not injured.

One person was treated and released after a bullet grazed them during the shooting, and their injury was labeled non-life threatening according to Traxler.

The investigation is ongoing; if you have any information, contact Hattiesburg Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.

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