Teenager arrested for Starkville shooting

Cornelious Hendrix | Source: Starkville Police Department

Updated - Starkville Police arrested a teenager for a shooting that happened Friday.

Posted: Oct 18, 2019 11:39 AM
Updated: Oct 18, 2019 2:18 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - A woman was taken to the hospital and a teenager is in custody after a shooting in Starkville.

According to the Starkville Police Department, officers responded at daybreak Friday to a report of a shooting at the Sandhill Arms apartments.

Source: Ryan Phillips, Starkville Daily News

A woman suffering from gunshot wounds was taken to the hospital in Starkville, then flown to another hospital. Police did not identify the second hospital.

“We believe this incident to be domestic in nature,” according to police.

Starkville Police later confirmed they arrested Cornelious Hendrix, 17, of Starkville, for the shooting.

He's charged with attempted murder.

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