One Hattiesburg man received a minor gunshot wound in an assault that police officers say happened during a domestic dispute. The 22-year-old victim was treated and released from the hospital after he was shot at a residence on Blankenship Circle about 10:30 Saturday night.
Further investigation revealed Willie Burns, 20, of Hattiesburg was the suspect. He was arrested and charged with aggravated assault. All individuals were transported to Forrest County Regional Jail.
Officers say the shooting is still under investigation. The suspect is currently in Forrest County Regional Jail.