MDOC parolee injured in Waynesboro shooting

MDOC parolee injured in Waynesboro shooting

WAYNESBORO, MS (WDAM) - A Mississippi Department of Corrections parolee, who was on house arrest, was injured in a shooting in Waynesboro, according to Wayne County Sheriff Jody Ashley.

Wayne County deputies, along with the Waynesboro Police Department, are searching for a suspect involved in the shooting.

The victim was airlifted to a hospital in Jackson, according to Ashley.

Police are actively investigating the shooting and are releasing few details about the suspect and victim.

This is a developing story. WDAM is on scene and will report information as it becomes available.