Police search for murder suspect

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MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Meridian police are needing the public's help in finding a man wanted for murder.

Investigators say 23-year-old Montrell Rutley is wanted for the May 14th killing of Jadarious Lewis. Police say he was the third shooter involved in the incident on 34th avenue.

Kenny Hopson and Mario Craig have already been arrested and charged in the shooting. Authorities say the shooting was retaliation for a previous incident and at least 30 rounds were fired during the shooting.

If you know where Montrell Rutley can be found you are asked to call Meridian Police or CrimeStoppers AT 855-485-TIPS. Police encourage Rutley to turn himself in.

If you are helping Rutley hide, chances are you could face charges.