One in custody in Ridgeland shooting - - Jackson, MS


One in custody in Ridgeland shooting

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Source: Ridgeland Police Department Source: Ridgeland Police Department
RIDGELAND, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Ridgeland Police have one person in custody following a disturbance in an apartment complex parking lot that turned violent. 

Police arrested 25-year-old Travarus Lamoffette Price was arrested and charged with one count of aggravated assault and one count of shooting into a dwelling.

Residents say they heard gunshots before the police arrived.

Police found shell casings when they arrived at Oakbrook Apartments at 6675 Old Canton Road. They located a man who has been shot about a quarter of a mile away, trying to drive himself to the hospital.

Chief John Neal tells us he was shot in the leg and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

Price ran to an apartment but later surrendered to police.

No bond has been set and an initial appearance is pending. 

The Ridgeland Police Department's investigation is continuing. 

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