Police charge Starkville man with firing weapon inside city limits

Dwauntario Reed | Photo: Starkville PD

Dwauntario Reed was arrested in Starkville.

Posted: Dec. 27, 2017 4:25 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) – Starkville police arrested a man charged with firing a weapon in the city, as well as possessing the weapon as a felon.

On Friday at approximately 5:45 p.m., Starkville police responded to the Brookville Garden Apartments on Everglade Avenue, for a report of a person firing a weapon.

When officers arrived, they made contact with 27-year-old Dwauntario Reed of Starkville. Police say Reed attempted to run away but was arrested.

He was charged with the possession of a weapon by a felon, discharging a firearm in the city, disorderly conduct, simple assault and public drunk.

His bond was set at $7,457.75.

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