SEVERE WX: Flash Flood Watch - Flood Advisory View Alerts

UPDATE: Charges filed in Corinth shooting

Three people were involved in a Corinth shooting.

Posted: Dec. 22, 2017 5:03 PM
Updated: Dec. 22, 2017 7:08 PM

CORINTH, Miss. (WTVA) – Corinth police have charged a local man for a double shooting earlier this week in Corinth.

Corinth Investigator Dell Green says the shooting happened on Wednesday, December 20 at 6:54 p.m. on Beechwood Circle.

He says three people were involved.

One man suffered a gunshot wound and is at Magnolia Regional Health Center in Corinth in stable condition.

One woman suffered a gunshot wound and is at the Med in Memphis in critical but stable condition.

Police identify the suspect as 41-year-old Lamonte Hood. He's been charged with two counts of aggravated assault.

Green says a handgun was used in the shooting.

The motive behind the shooting is still being investigated.

Article Comments

Tupelo
Broken Clouds
71° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 62°
Feels Like: 71°
Columbus
Overcast
72° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 67°
Feels Like: 72°
Oxford
Broken Clouds
70° wxIcon
Hi: 76° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 70°
Starkville
Overcast
70° wxIcon
Hi: 77° Lo: 64°
Feels Like: 70°
WTVA Radar
WTVA Temperatures
WTVA Severe Weather