Sheriff: Teenager wounded in Monroe County shooting

A teenager was shot in the elbow during an argument in Monroe County.

Posted: Apr 30, 2019 11:18 AM

HATLEY, Miss. (WTVA) - A teenager was shot in the elbow during an argument in Monroe County.

Monroe County Sheriff Cecil Cantrell said the incident happened Monday night near Hatley, which is east of Amory.

He said two teenagers got into an argument about a girl and one teenager shot the other.

Cantrell did not identify the individuals.

He said a youth court system will handle the case.

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