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One person has been hospitalized following a shooting in Lowndes County on Monday, according to investigators.

Posted: Oct. 1, 2018 6:37 PM
Updated: Oct. 2, 2018 11:02 AM

LOWNDES COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - One person has been hospitalized following a shooting in Lowndes County on Monday, according to investigators.

Sheriff Mike Arledge tells WTVA the victim is facing only non-life threatening injuries.

The shooting happened around 5 p.m. at AJ's Grocery off Land Road, Investigator Greg Wright said. 

According to authorities, the victim was involved in two arguments with different people.

Before the second one, investigators say, he walked out of the store towards a white Honda which someone fired into.

At this time, investigators are collecting statements from witnesses, Wright said. 

As of now, no suspect has been named. This is an ongoing investigation.

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