Second Arrest Announced in Garbage Truck Shooting

Meridian, Miss. The Meridian Police Department says two suspects have now been charged with shooting at a garbage truck worker.

MPD says 30-year-old Jacarrus Antyone Pickett and 31-year-old Willie Carl Pickett were arrested and charged with attempted murder. This stems from the garbage truck shooting incident on October 31on 57th Avenue. A worker was injured by flying glass, but was not hit by gunfire.

Both suspects had initial appearances this past Friday. Bond for each has been set at $100,000.


Willie Pickett
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