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Man on the run after shooting at Okolona gas station

Okolona police are searching for a suspected gunman after a shooting at a local gas station left one injured.

Posted: May. 14, 2018 9:02 AM

OKOLONA, Miss. (WTVA) - Okolona police are searching for a suspected gunman after a shooting at a local gas station left one injured.

Assistant Police Chief Jermandy Jackson says they are looking for a black male named Dwayne Brown.

Jackson said the shooting happened around 2:30 p.m. Sunday at the Happy Mart, also known as the M&M Mart. One person was shot and taken to the hospital to be treated. Their condition is unknown.

Brown was last seen leaving the gas station in a dark grey 2017 Jeep Compass wearing dark jeans and a dark-colored shirt.

If anyone has any information or knows the whereabouts of Brown, please contact the Okolona Police Department.

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