Lauderdale County Deputies Investigating Saturday Night Shooting

Lauderdale County, Miss. One man is recovering after being shot in Lauderdale County late Saturday night.

Chief Deputy Ward Calhoun says it happened around midnight on Will Wright Road. Calhoun tells us a man told deputies he was on his way home when he saw a silver or gold Chevy Malibu approaching him at a high rate of speed. Calhoun says the victim pulled into his mother's driveway, the strange car stopped and fired shots at the victim multiple times, hitting him in the lower leg. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

If you have any information about this case, please call Crimestoppers at 855-485-8477.