Man Shot in Leg Early Monday

Meridian police are searching for a suspect after a shooting early Monday that injured a man.

It happened about 2:30 a.m. in the 500 block of Highway 19 North.

The victim was shot in the leg. He was taken to the hospital by car.

Police say they do not have a good description of a suspect in this case, but they say it is being investigated as an aggravated assault.