PETAL, MS (WDAM) - Bond has been set for three brothers charged with aggravated assault in connection to a shooting that happened Saturday at an apartment complex in Petal.
Raul Tlaxcala,18, Jose Luis Tlaxcala-Ixmatlahua, 21, and Cristobal Tlaxcala-Ixmatlahua, appeared before Municipal Court Judge T. Michael Reed Monday afternoon. Reed set bond at $10,000 for each suspect. They were also ordered to have no contact with the victim.
According to authorities, the shooting happened around 8 p.m. at Petal Village Apartments on South George Street. One person was injured by gunfire.
Investigators believe the shooting may have stemmed from a dispute involving a female.
According to police, the victim was taken to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The victim has since been released from the hospital.