Deputies shot at before stolen vehicle crashes in Scott County - MSNewsNow.com - Jackson, MS

Deputies shot at before stolen vehicle crashes in Scott County

Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
Source: WLBT Source: WLBT
FOREST, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Smith County Sheriff deputies were shot at Wednesday afternoon but not injured. Multiple law enforcement agencies converged on Highway 35 near the Forest Country Club golf course. That's where a red pick up, apparently stolen, crashed after a pursuit through Smith, Rankin and Scott Counties.

A man, who has not been identified, has been taken into custody.

Law enforcement sources tell 3 On Your Side, Smith County deputies were apparently trying to pull over the suspect when he started shooting at them. 

No one was injured. We're told the suspect may have stolen several other vehicles in the course of the pursuit.

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