HPD investigating Thursday night shooting

HPD investigating Thursday night shooting
Hattiesburg police responded to a report of stolen car batteries on March 5. (Photo source: WDAM)

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are investigating a Thursday night shooting in the Hub City.

Police responded to a report of shots fired around 9:30 p.m. in the 100 block of Chickasaw Drive.

"Upon officers' arrival, they were advised that an unknown suspect fired multiple rounds into a residence which was occupied," Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler said. "No one inside the residence was injured."

Traxler added that the suspect then fled the scene in a vehicle.

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