MPD Reports Numerous Calls about Shootings

Meridian, Miss.

Meridian police say a man was shot Apr. 11 while involved in an altercation with another man. The victim was shot in the arm.

The incident happened about 4 p.m. in the 1800 block of 24th Street.

The MPD says a residence was hit twice by gunfire Apr. 12. The shooting happened around 3 a.m. in the 2600 block of Edgewood Drive.

Another dwelling was struck by gunfire Apr. 13 about 9:10 p.m. in the 4800 block of Royal Road.

The MPD says all three cases remain under investigation.

And according to Meridian police, officers responded to eleven instances of shots being fired from Apr. 11-14. The MPD says officers were not able to locate evidence to support those calls.