OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Oxford Police responded to a report of a shooting and found a chaotic scene with multiple people injured.
Police responded Monday night to a home on Chickasaw Road where they found one victim with a critical gunshot wound to the chest area, according to Police Capt. Hildon Sessums.
Jalen Foote | Source: Oxford Police Department
The victim was transported to the hospital in Tupelo.
Another victim had non-life-threatening injuries.
Police arrested Jalen Foote, 20, of Hazel Crest, Illinois. He was taken to the hospital in Oxford for injuries he sustained in a struggle with the victims, Sessums said.
Investigators determined that multiple gunshots had been fired inside the home. The victims claimed three or four other people came into the house and demanded money.
A fight led to the injuries and the shooting, Sessums said.
The other home invaders escaped and fled in a small SUV towards Highway 30.
Police charged Foote with aggravated assault and home invasion.
More arrests are expected, according to Police.
Anyone with information can contact the Oxford Police Department at 662-232-2400 or Crime Stoppers at 662-234-8477.