UPDATE: Woman wanted for intimidation now in police custody

Police in Columbus will not say if the incident is the officer-involved shooting Saturday that left one person dead.

Posted: Nov. 9, 2017 7:27 PM
Updated: Nov. 13, 2017 1:38 PM

UPDATE 11/13/17

COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - A woman wanted for intimidating a witness is now in police custody.

Columbus police were looking for Joanne Smith, 36, following a November 4 incident at the Premier Lounge.

Police say she turned herself in Monday morning.


COLUMBUS, Miss. (WTVA) - Police in Columbus are looking for a woman accused of intimidating a witness in connection with a Saturday incident at the Premier Lounge.

However, detectives will not say if that incident is connected to the officer-involved shooting that left one person dead.

The wanted woman is identified as Joanne Smith, 36. 

A warrant for her arrest was issued three days after the shooting.

Anyone with information on Smith is asked to call Golden Triangle Crime Stoppers at 1-800-530-7151.

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