Arrested on one count of aggravated assault-domestic violence

Edna Rivers

On Wednesday, October 26, 2022 Sheriff Troy Peterson announced the arrest of 39-year-old Edna Rivers on one count of Aggravated Assault-Domestic Violence.

According to Sheriff Troy Peterson, Harrison County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a male having been shot that had been brought to Singing River Hospital in Gulfport, MS by personal vehicle.

Harrison County Sheriff’s Investigators determined that the shooting had occurred on in Gulfport, MS. Upon further investigation, Investigators learned that a Domestic Dispute occurred at the residence between the victim and suspect, identified as Edna Rivers that resulted in the victim being shot.

Investigators arrested Edna Charlene Rivers on the Aggravated Assault-Domestic and transported her to Harrison County Adult Detention Center.

The victim is being treated at Singing River Hospital in Gulfport, MS and is currently in critical condition.

Edna Charlene Rivers was booked into the Harrison County Adult Detention Facility and charged with one count of Aggravated Assault-Domestic Violence.

Edna Rivers is being held in lieu of a $500,000 dollar bond set by Justice Court Judge Albert Fountain.

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