1 injured, 1 jailed in Hattiesburg shooting

1 injured, 1 jailed in Hattiesburg shooting
Photo credit: WDAM
Ahmed Atiefa. Photo credit: WDAM
Ahmed Atiefa. Photo credit: WDAM

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - A Thursday night shooting injured one person and landed another behind bars in the Hub City. 

Ahmed Atiefa was arrested and charged with one count of aggravated assault after a shooting at Fat Boys, located at 819 Edwards Street just after 6 p.m. 

"A male threw a drink at the cashier, who was Atiefa, and he grabbed a gun and went around the counter and tried to kick the victim, and then shot the victim," said Hattiesburg Police Capt. Branden McLemore. 

The victim went in a personal vehicle to Forrest General with a gunshot wound to the arm. 

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