One injured in shooting at grocery store in Pascagoula, say police

One injured in shooting at grocery store in Pascagoula, say police
One person has been injured in a shooting that happened at a grocery store in Pascagoula, according to authorities.

PASCAGOULA, Miss. (WLOX) - One person has been injured in a shooting that happened at a grocery store in Pascagoula, according to authorities.

Authorities were dispatched to the scene around 6:59 p.m. to Jerry Lee’s Grocery on Ingalls Avenue.

When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound in the leg. He was taken to Singing River Hospital for medical care.

Murphy Jenkins, 79, is in custody in connection to the shooting.

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If you have any information regarding this incident, contact the Pascagoula Police Department at 762-2211. More details will be released pending the investigation.

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