TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) – Tupelo police are hunting down the person accused of shooting another person at a bar on New Year’s Day.
Early that morning near 1:30 a.m., officers responded to the emergency room at North Mississippi Medical Center for a shooting victim.
The victim said they were shot at Terry’s Bar and Grill on Front Street. The wounds did not appear to be life-threatening, police report.
The victim was able to drive to the ER.
Police describe the suspect as a thin-build man, approximately 6 feet in height, last seen wearing dark clothes and a ski mask.
The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Tupelo police at 662-841-6491 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-8477.