UPDATE: Columbus men arrested for Tuesday shooting

Police in Columbus have arrested two people after a Tuesday afternoon shooting on the east side of the city.

Posted: Mar 19, 2019 7:08 PM
Updated: Mar 20, 2019 2:28 PM

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Police in Columbus have arrested two people following a Tuesday afternoon shooting on the east side of the city.

Police Chief Fred Shelton said the shooting happened at Waterworks Road and 7th Avenue North. No one was wounded.

An arrest was made in the 500 block of Warpath Road. A weapon was recovered by officers.

“This incident started from a previous altercation of these two individuals,” said Shelton.

Kevis Hill, 19, of Columbus, is charged with three counts of aggravated assault.

Matiya Harris, 19, of Columbus, is charged with felony eluding. 

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