Man arrested, charged in connection to drive-by shooting in Hattiesburg

Man arrested, charged in connection to drive-by shooting in Hattiesburg
Dwayne Jackson, 21, of Hattiesburg, was arrested and charged in connection to a drive-by shooting that happened on the night of July 3 on Milton Barnes Avenue. (Source: HPD)

HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - Police arrested and charged a 21-year-old man in connection to a drive-by shooting that happened in Hattiesburg.

Dwayne Jackson, of Hattiesburg, was arrested on Wednesday and charged with one count of drive-by shooting, according to Hattiesburg police.

ARREST: On Wednesday, July 11, 2019, Hattiesburg Police arrested an individual in connection to a recent drive-by...

Posted by Hattiesburg Police Department (Official) on Thursday, July 11, 2019

The shooting happened on the night of July 3 on Milton Barnes Avenue, around 8:30 p.m.

Officials with the Hattiesburg Police Department said there were no injuries in the shooting and the investigation is ongoing.

Police said more arrests are expected.

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