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Pearl, MS 01/03/09

Pearl Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting

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PEARL, MS (WLBT) - Authorities in Pearl are reportedly investigating an officer involved shooting that lead to an overnight chase.

Pearl police would not comment and said no information would be released until Monday.

WLBT has been told that a Pearl police officer shot a fleeing suspect around 12:30 a.m. MHP, the Rankin County Sheriff's Department and Flowood Police were also involved in the pursuit.

According to sources the chase ended near the Country Inn and Suites in Flowood.

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