UPDATE: 3 wanted for Itawamba County shooting

This article has been updated.

Posted: Jan 13, 2019 9:44 PM
Updated: Jan 15, 2019 10:01 AM

Update 01/15/19 9:56 a.m.

Itawamba County Sheriff Chris Dickinson says investigators are now looking for three people in connection with the Sunday shooting on North Ritter Road.


Jeremy Beene | Photo: Itawamba County jail

Two suspects have been identified as Danarious Ruff and Junior Garcia.

The name of the third suspect has not been released at this time.

Update 01/14/19 11:24 a.m.

Itawamba County investigators arrested Jeremy Beene, 30, for possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. 

However, investigators say Beene was the target of the Sunday afternoon shooting on North Ritter Road.

Investigators say Beene did not pay for 2 ounces marijuana, leading to a retaliation shooting.

This led to a shootout.

Investigators say they are still searching for the other shooter or shooters.

See the original post below.

ITAWAMBA COUNTY, Miss. (WTVA) - Sheriff Chris Dickinson confirms shots were fired into a home Sunday.

He says the incident happened mid-afternoon on North Ritter Road. That's in the Carolina community.

No one was reported injured and no suspect information has been released at this time.

This is an ongoing investigation.

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