Vicksburg store clerk charged with shooting customer - - Jackson, MS

Vicksburg store clerk charged with shooting customer

Vicksburg Police are investigating a shooting at a convenience store Monday night.  

It happened at 1108 Bowmar Avenue around 6:50 Monday evening.

Vicksburg Deputy Chief Mitchell Dent tells WLBT News a customer was shot at the 5 Star Food Mart.

Thomas Flagg apparently got into an argument with Jalal Hizam, a clerk at the store.

Hizam followed Flagg outside where the argument continued and became physical.

Hizam pulled out a weapon and fired several rounds.

Flagg was hit in the right thigh.

He is being treated and kept for observation at a Vicksburg hospital.

Hizam was arrested.

Hizam is being charged with aggravated assault and held without bond at the Warren County jail.

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