MPD investigating quadruple shooting near local apartment complex

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MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - The Meridian Police Department is currently investigating a quadruple shooting near the Highway Village Apartments and Playground for Jesus, with the suspect still at-large.

Authorities responded to shots fired around 7 p.m. Thursday near the complex on 16th Street. Sergeant Dareall Thompson confirms that 4 people sustained gunshot wounds. Thompson confirms one victim was airlifted to Jackson and is in critical condition.

Another victim was taken to a Jackson hospital, while two others were taken to local emergency rooms.

The conditions of the other victims are currently unknown.

If you have any information that could help in this case, you are asked to contact the authorities.