Starkville police arrest brothers for park shooting

Police have charged two Greenville brothers in connection to Monday's shooting at McKee Park in Starkville.

Posted: Jun 12, 2019 12:54 PM
Updated: Jun 12, 2019 12:54 PM

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starkville... surveillance cameras aided in the arrest of two men in connection with a shooting that left one person injured... it happened monday afternoon at mckee park off lynn lane.... arrested are these two men... 19 year old cedric splounge and his brother -- 18 year old ken-travius splounge -- both of greenville..... cedric has been charged with aggravated assault.... while kentravious is charged as an accessory.... the victim was shot on the basketball court near the parking lot.... starkville mayor lynn spruill says she finds it unbelievable that such violence can happen in place where so many children come to play.... . extremely scary ." "no one should ever be behaving that way, so i'm very distressed. it certainly was at a time when there was a lot of activity in the park that makes it more difficult because you've got a lot of children and that sort of thing is extremely scary." . a starkville man
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