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Drive-by shooting reported in Lowndes County

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A drive-by shooting was reported Sunday night near Columbus.

Posted: Jan 27, 2019 10:43 PM
Updated: Jan 28, 2019 10:51 AM

LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - A drive-by shooting was reported Sunday night near Columbus.

Lowndes County sheriff's deputies were called to Highway 45 South and Artesia Road sometime near 9:00.

The victim was attempting to get on the highway when another vehicle approached and gunfire erupted from the passing vehicle.

Law enforcement said the shots from the passing car barely missed the driver.

However, the driver was not hurt.

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