BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Booneville Police are searching for the person who shot a man overnight.
Police Chief Michael Ramey said officers responded shortly after midnight Monday and found a man lying in the intersection of Marietta and King streets.
The unnamed man had been shot in the leg and was taken to the hospital in Tupelo. Ramey said the man is cooperating with the police.
The shooting was targeted, not random, Ramey said. Investigators are working to determine a motive.