Resident Reports Being Shot on Porch

Meridian, Miss.

Meridian police are investigating a shooting Tuesday night that injured a man who was on his own porch.

Officers responded to a local hospital Wednesday where a male victim showed up for treatment of a gunshot he says he suffered Tuesday night.

The victim said he was standing on the porch of his home in the 1800 block of 24th Street when a vehicle drove by and started shooting at the victim's residence, and he was hit by one of the shots.

Meridian police do not have much information on any possible suspects. If you have information, call Crimestoppers at 601-485-1860 or if you live in Meridian, call 311.