VICKSBURG, Miss. (WJTV) — Vicksburg Police are investigating a shooting that left a 19-year-old injured. Police said the homeowner told them the person he shot was trying to burglarize his car.
Officers went to Merit Health River Region around 4 a.m. Saturday after a teenager showed up to be treated for a gunshot would.
The teen told police that he was shot on Drummond Street while he was looking into a vehicle.
Investigators went to the scene and were able to find the homeowner. The homeowner told police that he shot a person who was burglarizing his vehicle.
The shooting is still under investigation.