WEST POINT, Miss. (WTVA) — Police in West Point said someone shot a female Thursday evening and officers took a child into custody.
They first heard about shots being fired on Dunlap Road near Gallop Road, then found the victim when they showed up after 6 p.m.
Medical responders flew the victim to North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo to be treated.
Police did not say if the child being held will be charged with a crime.