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UPDATE: Arrest made in Oxford Lyric shooting

An arrest has been made in connection to a recent shooting at The Lyric in Oxford.

Posted: May. 8, 2018 3:05 PM
Updated: May. 8, 2018 11:01 PM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - An arrest has been made in connection to a recent shooting at The Lyric in Oxford.

According to the Oxford Police Department, 22-year-old Desmond Bowen of Memphis, Tennessee, was arrested Tuesday, May 8 by his probation officer.

He will be charged with aggravated assault and possession of a firearm by a felon. He's currently being held in the Shelby County, Tenn. jail pending extradition.

The shooting happened on Friday, April 27. Officers say during a fight, someone fired a shot into the air inside the building. No one was shot, but one person was hurt by glass.

Police were originally looking for two men. However, police say they are no longer looking for a second person. They believe Bowen was the shooter.

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