Suspect Charged in Shooting

Meridian police responded to a shooting at the “Majik Club” on Russell Drive around 2:00 a.m. Sunday.

Authorities charged Antonio Ball, 26, with aggravated assault. The victim was shot in the throat and is listed in critical condition at a local hospital.

MPD spokesman Dean Harper said there were witnesses to the shooting and they're asked to come forward and give statements.

You may call Meridian police at 485-1859.