HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WTVA) - A Hattiesburg police officer was shot in the leg Monday morning.
WDAM-TV in Hattiesburg says officers were trying to serve a warrant at a home on Lexington Drive.
Police identify the suspect as Victor Kirksey, who was sought for aggravated assault on a police officer.
Officers said Kirksey was in custody late Monday afternoon.
The wounded officer was treated and released from a Hattiesburg hospital.
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