Investigation on-going in Bonhomie Apartment shooting

Investigation on-going in Bonhomie Apartment shooting
Bonhomie apartments. Source: WDAM

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg Police are still investigating a Wednesday morning shooting that injured one man while he was inside a Hub City apartment.

"Upon officers arrival at Bonhomie Apartments, officers met with a witness on the scene who advised that a black male victim was in the apartment when unknown suspects fired a shot that entered the apartment and struck him," said Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler.

Original details:

Hattiesburg police are investigation an early morning shooting that injured one person in the Hub City.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting at 1810 Country Club Road, Bonhomie Apartments around 2 a.m. Wednesday.

The victim, a 29-year-old male whose name is not being released, was transported to a local hospital with at least one gunshot wound and is currently in the ICU.

This is the second shooting this week at Bonhomie Apartments that police are investigating.

On Monday night, just before 8 p.m. officers responded to a shooting. According to Traxler, two apartments and a car were hit, but no injuries were reported. Traxler added that the apartments were occupied at the time of the shooting.

It is unknown if the two incidents are related, according to authorities.

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