1 dead, 1 wounded in Holly Springs shooting

One man was killed and another was critically wounded in a weekend shooting in Holly Springs.

Posted: Mar. 25, 2019 11:08 AM
Updated: Mar. 25, 2019 11:12 AM

HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss. (WTVA) - One man was killed and another was critically wounded in a weekend shooting in Holly Springs.

Holly Springs police responded Sunday afternoon to the 100 block of Chatham Drive where they found a man lying in a yard who was suffering from gunshot wounds.

Emergency personnel were in the process of airlifting the man to a Memphis hospital, but he was pronounced dead before the flight, police reported.

Police said another wounded man was taken to a hospital and was listed in critical condition as of Monday morning.

According to police, witnesses reported they heard at least 30 gunshots and saw a silver car leaving the area at a high rate of speed

No arrests have been made at this time, and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Holly Springs Police Department at 662-252-2122.

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