Hattiesburg man arrested in connection to September shooting
HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - A Hattiesburg man wanted on two counts of aggravated assault was arrested Tuesday by Hattiesburg police.
Kenzell Blakely, 21, of Hattiesburg, was arrested, around 10:15 p.m. in the 400 block of Lilac Street and booked into Forrest County Jail,.
According to the HPD, Blakely had two active warrants sworn on aggravated assault in connection with a Sept. 23 shooting at 212 Martin Luther Kind Ave. that injured a person.
One person was arrested at the scene, while a day later, HPD sent out a release saying they were looking for two men in connection with the shooting, Blakely and 21-year-old Darius Powe.
Powe, who had live warrants issued for shooting into a dwelling and aggravated assault, turned himself into HPD on Sept. 27.
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