PICKENS, Miss (WJTV) – The Yazoo Sheriff’s Department and the Pickens Police Department are investigating a domestic issue that landed one woman in the hospital.
That victim was found shot on the side of I-55 Saturday afternoon near mile marker 130 in Yazoo County, according to Investigator Terry Gann with the Yazoo County Sheriff’s Department.
Gann says they were notified that AMR ambulance picked the woman up.
She was with family on the way to the hospital.
According to Gann the woman was shot three times, once in the wrist, the thigh and grazed on her stomach at Caffey Apartments in the city of Pickens in Holmes County.
Pickens Police Chief Joe Davis says the woman is currently at UMMC undergoing surgery.
According to Gann there is a person of interest, no one is in custody at this time.
This is a developing story, WJTV will update it as soon as more information is available.