Suspect Arrested in Shooting

By: Charles Daniel
By: Charles Daniel

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Meridian police responded to a reported shooting at 10:00 p.m. Wednesday in the 1400 block of 35th Avenue.

Officers found a female shot once in the face with a small caliber rifle. The victim, whose name was not released, was transported to a local hospital where she was listed in intensive care.

"Police arrested a suspect on the scene and have charged him with aggravated assault. His name is Michael Moore, a 44-year-old citizen of Meridian," said Lt. Dean Harper.

Moore's bond was set at $25,000.


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