HATTIESBURG, Miss.(WHLT) – A shooting Friday night left six people injured at La Fiesta Brava Mexican Bar & Grille.
Officials say at approximately 11:48 p.m. shots were fired in the 6100 block of Highway 49.
When officers arrived on scene gunshot victims were already being transported to local hospitals. Their injuries are considered non-life threatening.
Out of the six injured, four reside in Laurel, Ellisville and Waynesboro.
Additionally, when officers arrived at the scene, shots were fired from a fleeing vehicle. An officer did exchanged gunfire, but no injuries were sustained.
As standard procedure when any officer discharges a weapon, a separate internal affairs investigation will be conducted.
Anyone with further information should call Hattiesburg Police Department or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-7867.