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Police worked active scene in Columbia

The police department warned residents in the area to stay inside their homes during that time.
The police department warned residents in the area to stay inside their homes during that time.(None)
Published: May. 20, 2022 at 8:19 PM CDT
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UPDATE: A Columbia man was arrested at his home early Saturday morning after authorities say he allegedly shot and killed his sister and shot multiple times at law officers during an 11-hour standoff.

COLUMBIA, Miss. (WDAM) - The Columbia Police Department worked an active scene near the corner of Jackson Avenue and Mary Street close to the Columbia Elementary School.

According to Police Chief Michael Kelly, officers responded to a home in the area on a domestic violence call. A man at the home then reportedly began shooting at them.

No officers were reported to have been injured.

Kelly said the suspect barricaded himself inside the home.

The police department warned residents in the area to stay inside their homes during that time.

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