Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Shooting in Reservoir East

A domestic disturbance in the Reservoir East subdivision (off Holly Bush Road) involving a shooting led to a medivac helicopter airlifting the victim to an area hospital.  The shooting occured around 6:30 p.m. yesterday.  According to WLBT, the shooter was a 59 year old resident of the house; the victim was his 29 year old son in law.  Sheriff Brian Bailey stated, "it started out as a verbal argument and [] escalated to where the homeowner felt the need to defend himself and pulled a weapon and [shot] the victim in the face."
No charges have been filed against the shooter at this time.

WLBT's story here.

WAPT has video.

Clarion-Ledger here.

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