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Police: Man charged with shooting previously out on bond for attempted murder

A Booneville man is accused of shooting at another man after a verbal altercation.

Posted: May. 22, 2018 9:31 AM
Updated: May. 22, 2018 7:07 PM

BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - A Booneville man is accused of shooting at another man after a verbal altercation.

On Saturday, May 19 at approximately 9:30 p.m., Booneville police responded to a report of shots fired in the area of Oak Street near Allen Street.

Officers arrested Christopher Carl Christian, 34, for aggravated assault with a firearm. 

He's accused of firing several shots at a 20-year-old man. On Tuesday, police stated the victim was grazed by a bullet.

Police say Christian was already free on bond for a previous attempted murder and aggravated assault charges for an incident which occurred in May 2017.

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