Oxford police arrest man who fired shot inside The Lyric - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Oxford police arrest man who fired shot inside The Lyric

22-yr-old Desmond Bowen from Memphis is currently in custody. Source: Oxford PD 22-yr-old Desmond Bowen from Memphis is currently in custody. Source: Oxford PD
OXFORD, MS (AP) -

Oxford police have made an arrest in the April 27 shooting that happened at The Lyric when one man shot at another following a fight.

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22-year-old Desmond Bowen from Memphis was arrested Tuesday by his probation officer and is currently being held at the Shelby County Jail, pending extradition.

Police say Bowen fired a shot in the air after a fight broke out at a party. The shot didn't injure anyone, but one person was injured from broken glass when people started running.

Bowen will be charged with aggravated assault and felon in possession of a firearm. His bond will be set once he is booked into the Lafayette County Detention Center.

In addition to help from the authorities, Oxford police said there were also numerous tips from the community that helped lead to Bowen's arrest.

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