MBI investigating officer involved shooting in Jones County

JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation (MBI) is investigating an officer-involved shooting.

The Jones County Sheriff’s Department was responding to a disturbance call near Riley Johnson Road in Ellisville on Wednesday, November 23, 2022, around 6:00 P.M.

When officers arrived on scene, shots were fired, and an officer was struck receiving non-life-threatening injuries.

The crime scene does remain active.

MBI is currently assessing this critical incident and gathering evidence. Upon completing their investigation, agents will share their findings with the Attorney General’s Office.