1 person shot in Friday night incident

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MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Meridian police are investigating a shooting that landed one person in the hospital.

It happened around 9:00 p.m. Friday night. Police Chief Benny Dubose says one person was shot in the arm at a home in the 300 block of 59th avenue.

Dubose says the victim was driven to a hospital by a family member and his injuries are non-life-threatening.

Chief Dubose says the victim was shooting back during the incident. The home had several bullet holes in the side of it. Several cars also had damage from the gunfire.

If you have any information on this incident, you are asked to contact police or the East Mississippi Crimestoppers line at 855-485-TIPS.