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Monroe County authorities investigate two separate shooting incidents

Law enforcement are investigating two separate shooting incidents.

Posted: Jul. 21, 2018 7:27 PM
Updated: Jul. 21, 2018 8:01 PM

ABERDEEN, Miss. (WTVA) - Law enforcement are investigating two separate shooting incidents.

One at a home in the county and the other in the city of Aberdeen.

Sheriff's deputies responded to a call on Liberty Road Friday night around 10:30 after residents reported hearing gunshots.

When they arrived on the scene, deputies found no one injured.

Less than 30 miles down the road, Aberdeen police received a call from a woman on Canal Street after seeing gunshots through her window.

According to Police Chief Quinell Shumpert, officers responded to the home to collect evidence and begin investigating.

We are told children were in the home at the time, none were injured.

Right now investigators are working to determine exactly when this incident happened.

If you have any information on either of these incidents, please contact the Monroe County Sheriff's Office or Aberdeen police.

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