Updated May 21, 2021
Deputies arrested Andrew Owens.
Investigators charged him with aggravated assault.
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TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Lee County deputies took one person into custody following a shooting Thursday afternoon.
According to the Lee County Sheriff’s Department, deputies responded at approximately 2:03 to a home on County Road 51.
There they found a single shooting victim. The victim received treatment at the hospital in Tupelo.
The sheriff described the person in custody as a person of interest.
County Road 51 is located west of Verona along the Natchez Trace Parkway.