Man shot outside gas station in Meridian

Location off of Highway-39 where the man was shot
Location off of Highway-39 where the man was shot(WTOK)
Published: Sep. 14, 2021 at 9:01 PM CDT
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MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTOK) - Meridian police said a man was shot outside of the Citgo gas station on Highway 39 N around 6 p.m. Tuesday.

The store owner showed the video to a WTOK reporter, and he saw a man pull out a weapon on a group of other males which led to an exchange of gunfire during which the first man was injured.

Police confirmed one man was injured in the shootout and was being treated at a local hospital.

Police said the shooting stemmed from an earlier altercation and no one was in custody.

If you or anyone you know have further information on this shooting, contact the Meridian Police Department or Crimestoppers at 855-485-8477.

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