Shooting at Meridian mall sends one to hospital

A man was shot in the hand Friday afternoon at a mall in Meridian.

Posted: Nov 23, 2018 7:05 PM
Updated: Nov 23, 2018 7:05 PM

MERIDIAN, Miss. (WTVA) - A man was shot in the hand Friday afternoon at a mall in Meridian.

WTOK-TV reports the shooting happened in the parking lot of the Bonita Lakes Mall.

According to police, a gun went off during an altercation involving multiple people.

The mall's general manager says some stores near the shooting were placed under lockdown but it's business as usual now.

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