Philadelphia Shooting Investigation

Philadelphia, Miss. An investigation is underway into an overnight shooting incident in Philadelphia. According to Philadelphia Police Chief Grant Myers, the incident happened around 2 a.m. Thursday at a private residence. He says one female suffered a gunshot wound. Based on a preliminary investigation, Myers says it appears that the shooting was an accident. Later Thursday, Newscenter 11 learned that the Neshoba County Sheriff's Department would handle the investigation.