Shooting victim's name released by MPD

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Meridian police have released the name of the person who died in a shooting earlier this week.

Sergeant Dareall Thompson says the victim was 19-year-old William Davis.

Davis was shot Wednesday night in the 4600 block of Manning Court.

Police have not released the name of a suspect, but say they believe the suspect knew the victim.

If you have any information about this case, call Crimestoppers at 1-855-485-8477.