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Police make second arrest for Columbus shooting

(L-R): Justin Dunlap, Desi Harris Jr. | Photos: Lowndes County Sheriff's Department

A second person faces charges for a weekend shooting in Columbus.

Posted: Aug 1, 2019 4:53 PM
Updated: Aug 1, 2019 4:53 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A second person faces charges for a weekend shooting in Columbus.

Columbus police arrested Justin Dunlap, 27, of Jasper, Alabama, for aggravated assault.

Police first arrested Desi Harris Jr., 29, of Columbus, for accessory after the fact

The shooting happened Saturday night on 12th Avenue South.

Police Chief Fred Shelton said a bullet struck the ankle of a teenager.

The teenager is expected to be OK.

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