UPDATE: Bond set for suspect in West Point shooting

Officers in West Point are investigating a shooting from the weekend.

Posted: Jan 15, 2018 2:23 PM
Updated: Jan 15, 2018 7:51 PM

WEST POINT, Miss. (WTVA) - Bond has been set for the man arrested for Saturday's shooting in West Point.

On Saturday, West Point police responded to a residence on 5th Street sometime near 2 a.m. Officers found a man with multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was taken to the North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo for treatment.

Joshua Ewing | Photo: Clay County Jail

As a result, police arrested 21-Joshua Ewing. He is charged with accessory after the fact. His bond was set Monday at $200,000. More charges may be added.

West Point police are still looking for three other men. Police believe Ewing dropped the other men off after the shooting.

Police say the victim's great-grandmother was held at gunpoint during the incident. 

If you have any information, please contact the West Point Police Department.

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