Man shot on walking trail at Southwest Regional Medical Center in McComb; 1 arrested

Stevie White (Photo: McComb PD)
Stevie White (Photo: McComb PD)

MCCOMB, Miss. (WJTV) — A McComb man is jailed in connection with a shooting that happened n a walking trail at a hospital.

Police arrested 42-year-old Stevie Joe White and charged him with aggravated assault.

Police said the victim frequently uses the track at Southwest Regional Medical Center near White Street and Llewellyn Avenue to go walking most mornings for exercise. He was walking Tuesdsay around 2:50 a.m. when he was shot.

We’re told White and the victim had been in an ongoing feud. White went to the track to confront the victim, police said.

White allegedly shot the man in his leg. A security guard for hospital heard the gunshot and found the victim.

He has since been released from the hospital for his non-life threatening injury.

 

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