MBI investigating officer-involved shooting in Southaven

The Mississippi Bureau of Investigation is investigating an officer-involved shooting involving Drew Police Department that happened early Saturday morning.

MBI said the shooting happened around 12:30 a.m. near the Red Hook Cajun Seafood Restaurant in Southaven.

Southaven is about 2 hours north of Drew going up Highway 61.

According to Southaven Police on social media, one person was shot but left the scene before officers arrived. The victim was found about 10 minutes away in Horn Lake and taken to Region One Hospital in critical condition.

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

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